Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Teaching & Research) in Chromatin Biology

Updated: 8 months ago
Location: Manchester, ENGLAND
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 06 Jan 2020

The School of Biological Sciences are seeking to appoint an outstanding scientist to enhance our strengths in chromatin biology and its applications in biology and clinical medicine.

You will be appointed to an academic teaching and research position (commensurate with your track record) and will be able to seize on the opportunities available from the unique environment offered in Manchester for collaboration with colleagues working in basic biology through to translational therapies.

You will contribute to the development and delivery of our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and will participate in the successful mentoring and supervision of our cohort of postgraduate researchers and junior academic staff.

You will have a PhD (or equivalent) and established publication record in the cell biology field as well as the ability to communicate your research successfully to a wide audience. A commitment to teaching and learning is essential in addition to the drive to progress and develop in your career. We would particularly welcome applications from those who have a previously attracted external funding for their research.

The University of Manchester is committed to equality of opportunity for all our staff and holds Athena Swan and Race Charter Marks from the ECU (the School of Biological Sciences is proud to hold an Athena Swan Silver Award), was ranked #20 in the Stonewall Top 100 Employers in 2019 and is a Disability Confident Employer.

We welcome qualified applicants from all backgrounds and are happy to discuss part-time or flexible working opportunities in respect to this post.

The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. All appointment will be made on merit. For further information, please visit:

https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/about/equality/

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Philip Woodman, Professor of Cell Biology, Head of Division, Division of Molecular and Cellular Function

Email: philip.woodman@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 7846

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel:      0161 850 2004

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel:      0161 275 4499

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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