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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Zoology/Biology (Academic Teaching and Scholarship)

The University of Manchester - Division of Evolution, Infection & Genomics

Location: Manchester
Salary: £45,585 to £68,857 per annum depending on relevant experience
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 14th February 2024
Closes: 13th March 2024
Job Ref: BMH-024680

Job reference: BMH-024680 

Salary: £45,585 - £68,857 per annum depending on relevant experience 

Faculty/Organisational Unit: Biology, Medicine Health 

Location: Manchester 

Employment type: Permanent 

Division/Team: Division of Evolution, Infection & Genomics 

Hours Per Week: Full Time (1 FTE) 

Closing date: 13/03/2024 

Contract Duration: Permanent 

School/Directorate: School of Biological Sciences 

We seek an outstanding candidate for a “Teaching Focused” Lecturer or Senior Lecturer position in the area of Zoology/Organismal Biology. You will contribute to the delivery of the Undergraduate and Postgraduate curriculum by preparing and giving lectures, seminars, tutorials, workshops and field courses as well as undertaking any associated management and administrative duties. The role will include developing and marking assessments to accurately measure students’ performance and providing advice and guidance to students to support academic and personal progress. The roll will also include an expectation to engage in teaching scholarship through evidence-based enhancement and development of teaching and learning methods as well as dissemination of teaching and learning scholarship practices to others.

The applicant should hold a PhD (or equivalent) in a Biological or Zoological area. They should possess sufficient breadth or depth of specialist knowledge in the discipline to deliver teaching programmes, provide learning support and develop and run field courses. Evidence of a range of delivery techniques used to enthuse and engage students is essential. The candidate should also have extensive and up-to-date theoretical and practical knowledge in their subject area. Experience of contribution to administrative tasks associated with teaching and learning support (e.g. course development, assessment exercises, examinations, recruitment and management of resources) is essential.

The position is available from May 1, 2024.

The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit: https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/about/equality/ 

What you will get in return:

  • Fantastic market leading Pension scheme
  • Excellent employee health and wellbeing services including an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Exceptional starting annual leave entitlement, plus bank holidays
  • Additional paid closure over the Christmas period
  • Local and national discounts at a range of major retailers

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

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Hybrid working arrangements may be considered.         

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

Any recruitment enquiries from recruitment agencies should be directed to People.Recruitment@manchester.ac.uk.

Any CV’s submitted by a recruitment agency will be considered a gift.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Prof. Raymond O’Keefe.

Tel: 0161 275 7393

Email : rokeefe@manchester.ac.uk 

General enquiries:

Email: People.recruitment@manchester.ac.uk

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

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