Researcher Development Officer

The University of Manchester - Humanities

Closing Date : 02/11/2017.
Employment Type : Permanent.
Duration : Permanent.
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities.
School/Directorate : Faculty Office - Humanities.
Division : FBMH Research, PGR & Business Services.
Hours Per week : 1 FTE.
Salary : £31,604 to £38,833 per annum.
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester.
Job Reference : HUM-10764.

Enthusiastic and committed individual required to join a small but dynamic Researcher Development Team serving the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Manchester. As Researcher development Officer you will take responsibility for key areas of training and support for postgraduate researchers and research staff within the faculty as well as managing the team’s social media presence including a dedicated blog, Twitter feed and Facebook group. You will develop and deliver high quality workshops and researcher development materials and provide online support, as well as representing the Humanities in coordinating University-wide researcher development initiatives. Where appropriate you will be involved in offering individual coaching and mentoring to postgraduate researchers and research staff.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

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

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Ian Fairweather


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

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

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