Associate Lecturer in Biosciences (Education & Scholarship)

University of Exeter - College of Life and Environmental Sciences

The successful candidate will support laboratory and field teaching at the Centre for Ecology & Conservation at our Penryn Campus, provide pastoral support to students and contribute to key skills development. You will have responsibility for supporting the design, development and production of teaching and learning material and delivery across a range of modules. You will work with academic colleagues in the Centre for Ecology & Conservation to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of teaching programmes in accordance with the College’s education strategy and implementing the External Affairs strategy.

This fixed term role is available from January 2018 to January 2019. It is full time but we welcome applications from candidates interested in working part-time hours or job-sharing arrangements.

Please ensure you read our Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role.

What we can offer you

-Freedom (and the support) to pursue your intellectual interests and to work creatively across disciplines to produce internationally exciting research;

-Support teams that understand the University wide research and teaching goals and partner with our academics accordingly

-An Innovation, Impact and Business directorate that works closely with our academics providing specialist support for external engagement and development

-Our Exeter Academic initiative supporting high performing academics to achieve their potential and develop their career

-A beautiful campus set in the heart of stunning Cornwall

The University of Exeter is a Russell Group university that combines world-class research with very high levels of student satisfaction.  With a vibrant academic community (21,000+ students) we are ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world with 98% of our research rated as being of international quality.  This research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing the world today. We encourage proactive engagement with industry, business and community partners to enhance the impact of research and education and improve the employability of our students.

For further information, please contact Prof Brendan Godley, Director of the Centre for Ecology & Conservation by email (B.J.

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer.  We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer, an Athena Swan accredited institution and a Stonewall Diversity Champion. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce

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