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Lecturer in Life Sciences (Biomedical Sciences)
Ref. 50058931

£41,715 - £46,327 per annum (Incl. LWA)

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Central London

This post is full time and permanent, working 35 hours per week.

We are seeking an innovative and enthusiastic bio-scientist with expertise relevant to biomedical sciences or an associated subject area. This is an exciting, permanent opportunity for the successful candidate to join a dynamic School of Life Sciences with a wide reputation for teaching and research in the heart of London.  

The School hosts a suite of well-established undergraduate (BSc) and postgraduate (Masters) courses in subjects including biomedical sciences, biotechnology and nutrition for both full-time and part-time students. Students are supported by state of the art teaching infrastructure and resources and a sector leading skill building and employability strategy. The School currently supports some 2000 students and hosts 110 academic, research and technical support colleagues with a vibrant research community and important industry sector links. The School has a strong commitment towards research and innovation and houses world class research laboratories equipped with cutting edge instrumentation and equipment. 

The appointee will complement and strengthen our existing research expertise and will be involved in the design and delivery of teaching in our programmes such as BSc Biomedical Science, BSc Applied Biomedical Science, BSc Biochemistry and other associated undergraduate, postgraduate and foundation courses.

Applicants should demonstrate evidence of distinction in research through high-quality publications, ability or potential to obtain peer-reviewed funding in their research area, and enthusiasm for teaching. As a team member, you will work closely with colleagues across the School and the wider University to maintain the highest quality of teaching and pastoral support for our students and provide the best possible experience in the delivery of the School’s core activities.  

To apply for this vacancy please click above. Further information can be found in the job description and person specification, which can be accessed through link below. 

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Closing date: midnight on 11 October 2021
Interviews are likely to be held on: 22 October 2021

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