Science Coordinator, Endangered Landscapes Programme

Application Deadline: 
13 Feb 2019
 
Science Coordinator
 
The Cambridge Conservation Initiative (CCI) is a unique collaboration between the University of Cambridge and nine leading biodiversity conservation organisations in and around Cambridge. The CCI partners together combine and integrate research, education, policy and practice to create innovative solutions for society and to foster conservation learning and leadership.
 
One of the priority areas of collaboration is the restoration of ecosystems and landscapes for the benefit of biodiversity. Thanks to the generosity of Arcadia, a charitable fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin, CCI has established the Endangered Landscapes Programme(ELP) which aims to aims to restore natural ecological processes, populations and habitats in Europe’s landscapes for a better and more sustainable future. You can find out more about the Programme and its funded projects here.
 
 
 
The role of the Science Coordinator is to provide scientific advice and strategic guidance to the Endangered Landscapes Programme. The Scientific Coordinator will ensure that the projects and programme are scientifically robust and through monitoring and testing of interventions are contributing to a knowledge base on landscape restoration.
 
This position is a part-time post working 18.5 hours per week. The funds for this role are available until 31 December 2023 in the first instance.
 
For more information about the requirements for the Science Coordinator role and to apply (closing date 13 February 2019), please visit here.