A80694R - Research Assistant/Associate

Newcastle University - Faculty of Medical Sciences -School of Dental Sciences

Salary:£26,829 to £28,452, pro rata (PhD not yet awarded) or £29,301 to £38,183, pro rata (PhD awarded)

Closing Date: 01 September 2017

This position is an exciting opportunity to work with the Fluoride research team in the School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University. The work is funded through The Borrow Foundation and is to carry out fluoride related research in mutual areas of interest with The Borrow Foundation, Newcastle University and Teesside University. You should have a PhD or MSc in Bioscience/Dental Science/Nutrition or a closely related subject and the ability to work independently and as part of the research project team.

You will be based in the School of Dental Sciences working within the Centre for Oral Health Research’s Oral Health Care and Epidemiology and Translational Bioscience themes.

The post is available at 40%fte for 15 months.

Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr Ruth Valentine: ruth.valentine@ncl.ac.uk

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The School holds a bronze Athena SWAN Award in addition to the University’s silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our good employment practices for the advancement of gender equality, and the University holds the HR Excellence in Research award for our work to support the career development of our researchers.  We are also a member of the Euraxess network.

Please be advised that due to a new minimum salary threshold of £30,000 per annum imposed by the UKVI, this post may not qualify for University sponsorship under Tier 2 of the points based system.

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