Lecturer in Evolution, Behaviour & Environment (part time) -- University of Sussex

Application Deadline: 
20 Aug 2019

 Lecturer in Evolution, Behaviour & Environment (part time) -- University of Sussex

The School of Life Sciences wishes appoint a lecturers to deliver Undergraduate (BSc) and Masters (MSc) level education, with a specific focus on animal or plant ecology, plant sciences, conservation or evolution. The posts will support and enhance teaching within our growing undergraduate degree programmes in Biology; Ecology, Conservation & Environment; and Zoology, and our MSc programmes. The Lecturers will provide excellent teaching and learning, including research project/dissertation supervision, lectures, workshops, field courses in the UK and abroad, and tutorials. They will contribute to the full range of marking, moderation, examination and assessment duties. The School has a particular emphasis upon high-quality assessment and feedback in support of student experience.

The Evolution, Behaviour & Environment (EBE) subject group at Sussex has strengths in ecology and conservation, social insect biology, animal behaviour and evolution. Major research initiatives include the interdisciplinary Sussex Sustainability Research Programme.

Informal enquiries are encouraged and can be made to Prof Paul Graham, Chair of the Board of Study for Evolution, Behaviour & Environment (p.r.graham@sussex.ac.uk) or Prof Sarah Guthrie, Head of School, School of Life Sciences (s.guthrie@sussex.ac.uk).

The School is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and currently holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award. Applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics (STEMM) at Sussex. The School of Life Sciences welcomes applications to academic posts from candidates who wish to work part-time or as job-sharers.