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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer or Reader in Bioinformatics

The University of Edinburgh - Institute of Evolutionary Biology

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £41,526 to £59,135 - please see advert
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 11th February 2020
Closes: 12th March 2020
Job Ref: 051420

College of Science and Engineering

The Level of appointment (Lecturer/Senior Lecturer or Reader) will be determined by the Selection Panel:

Lecturer Grade: UE08 (£41,526 - £49,553) or Senior Lecturer/Reader Grade: UE09 (£52,559 - £59,135)

We seek an excellent scientist to join the academic staff of the University of Edinburgh and expand our expertise in the area of Bioinformatics. We want to appoint someone with a flair for teaching, a growing international research reputation, and a commitment to engagement with research users and the public. We welcome applicants from any field of bioinformatics.

We will encourage your creativity across boundaries and disciplines within and beyond the life sciences. We offer a thriving and well-supported research environment, training and development opportunities to support your career in teaching, research and leadership, and a collaborative, welcoming community of staff and students. The appointment will be at Lecturer or Senior Lecturer/Reader level depending on skills and experience.

The School of Biological Sciences is one of the UK’s largest and most highly-rated life sciences departments, providing an innovative environment for research and teaching. Successful applicants will have an established scientific track record with high-quality publications, and the ability to secure investment in your own research and in joint initiatives. You will be an enthusiastic communicator, able to inspire and support student-centred learning for both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

The University of Edinburgh aims to ensure equality of opportunity and the School of Biological Sciences holds an Athena Swan Silver award. We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of gender or ethnic group. As women and members of ethnic minorities are currently under-represented in posts at this level we particularly encourage applications from members of these groups. Applications for part-time or full-time working will be considered and we have a range of policies to support flexible working.

Closing Date: 12-MAR-2020 at 5pm GMT

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The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336.

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