Teaching Fellow, Evolution, Behaviour and Ecology

Application Deadline: 
16 Oct 2017

Salary: £32,548 and rising to £38,833
ContractFixed Term, 2 years.

The School of Life Sciences at the University of Sussex seeks to appoint an outstanding individual  or individuals to deliver innovative teaching in the area of ecology and conservation biology. The appointment is for two years, to cover the teaching of Prof Dave Goulson plus additional teaching in the area of ecology and conservation from 1st year undergraduate to Master’s level. The School is at the forefront of research in the biological sciences in the UK, coming in the top 10 in the REF 2014, with an impressive profile across a broad range of subjects; particular strengths include Conservation Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Neuroscience, and Genome Damage and Stability

Potential candidates are encouraged make informal contact with Professor Goulson or the Head of the School of Life Sciences, Professor Sarah Guthrie.

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 and engineering at Sussex. The School of Life Sciences welcomes applications to academic posts from candidates who wish to work part-time or as job-sharers. The University offers various schemes to provide real benefits to parents, these can be found at Family Friendly Policies