Careers where your ideas can come to life.

Since our foundation in 1876, the University of Bristol has long been one of the UK’s foremost seats of higher education and a respected institution on the world academic stage. Today, we are widely considered to be among the best universities in the world. We produce internationally distinguished research and highly employable students. Indeed, students and staff from around the globe are attracted by our superb facilities and prestigious history – plus, of course, one of the widest ranges of academic subjects available in the UK.

Naturally, our people are at the heart of all our successes. From acclaimed academics and industry experts, to dedicated business support professionals, our staff share the very highest of standards. In particular, ambitious academics benefit from our distinguished track record as a centre for innovative and groundbreaking research of global significance. We attract all manner of grants and awards, and have achieved a range of Nobel Prizes and Fellowships.

Working at the University of Bristol, you will benefit from outstanding professional support and potential for career development. We have pioneered a positive working environment – an award winning approach to making working life productive, rewarding, enjoyable and healthy.

What is more, you will enjoy all the advantages of living and working in Bristol – the European Green Capital for 2015 and one of the UK’s greenest, most historic and inspiring cities. From cutting edge theatre, music and festivals, through to world class shopping, sporting opportunities and heritage attractions, there is something here for everyone to love. The University is located in the heart of this lively, creative and beautiful city.

To discover what your future at the University of Bristol could look like, explore our current vacancies.

Student Recruitment, Access and Admissions

Research and Enterprise Development

Student Health Services

Estates Office

IT Services

Finance Services

Strategic Projects Office

Centre for English Language and Foundation Studies


Health Sciences

Senior Research Associate in Trials Methodology

Clinical Research Fellow in Trials Methodology

Senior Research Associate in Surgical Innovation and Bioethics

Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow (Quantitative) in Primary Health Care

Consultant Senior Lecturer in Global Child Health

Senior Research Associate / Research Fellow in Primary Care Research

Research Fellow - Musculoskeletal Research Unit

Teaching Fellow in Clinical Veterinary Pathology

Clinical Research Fellow - Adult Cardiac Surgery

Research Associate - School of Veterinary Sciences

Senior Teaching Associate in Biomedical Ethics and Law

Professor of Diabetes and Endocrinology

Research Associate in Genetic Epidemiology - MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit

Clinical Teaching Fellow(s) in Primary Care Dentistry

Senior Research Associate in Epidemiology

Research Associate in Mental Health Epidemiology

Research Associate - School of Clinical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences


Social Sciences and Law