Research Policy and Governance Officer

University College London - UCL Vice Provost Research

The post will play a key role in supporting a culture of research integrity at UCL and so the role holder will be expected to both develop and present at training events for UCL staff and students. The post will also assist with the development of a formal network of Research Integrity Advisers and Champions across UCL. The role will work closely with the other members of the team, as well as colleagues from across UCL and will be responsible for creating clear policies and guidance for UCL researchers relating to emerging research governance themes such as sensitive research. 

The role holder will also be expected to keep abreast of external polices and legislation changes that impact upon research at UCL, such as the Nagoya Protocol, in order to provide clear guidance for researchers.

This role will suit someone who has experience of working with complex documents and polices and who is able to translate these for different audiences. Strong communication skills are important as well as the ability to develop effective working relationships and to manage multiple projects at once.

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 7. The salary range will be £34,635 - £41,864 per annum , inclusive of London Allowance.

UCL vacancy reference: 1706544        

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below.

For informal discussion please contact Ms Rowena Lamb, Head of Research Integrity (tel: 020 7679 8719  e:

Latest time for the submission of applications: 12:00pm.

Interview Date: Week commencing 12 February 2018

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

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