Vacancy

University Instructors in Life Sciences (Industry-Linked) x 2

Posted on 13/10/15

Background

The School of Human and Life Sciences has more than 1,400 students studying across a range of undergraduate and post graduate programmes. At Canterbury Christ Church University you will play a vital role in inspiring today’s brightest thinkers to solve tomorrow’s problems – offering them unrivalled access to industry and, of course, your own experience.

The Role

Our new industry liaison laboratory at Discovery Park, Sandwich will foster links between Christ Church University and bio-technology companies based at one of Europe’s leading science and technology parks. The two successful candidates will provide direct teaching and technical laboratory support, in addition to working towards a Phd, in collaboration with either Genea Biomedx (post 1) or Venomtech (post 2), for which a tax free bursary will be provided.

You will be working in state-of-the-art-facilities in Building 500 – an iconic building in the history of scientific research and development. It’s a fantastic opportunity for the right person. Requirements

Could this be you? We are looking for someone with a passion for life sciences, a natural curiosity and the ability to inspire others. You will also need: • A first degree 2:1 or above and either a Master’s degree in a relevant subject or significant alternative experience. • Appropriate research skills to qualify onto our PhD programme and the ability to work with, influence and negotiate with stake, both internally and externally. • Good time management skills, the ability to keep to deadlines and provide teaching support at undergraduate level. Additional Information

This post comes with excellent benefits and an opportunity to work in an enthusiastic, vibrant and friendly department.

Starting date for applications: Thursday 1 October 2015 Closing date for applications: Thursday 15 October 2015 Interviews are to be held: to follow shortly after this date

How to apply To apply online or gain further details about this post please visit our Vacancies page: www.canterbury.ac.uk

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