Vacancies - Birmingham Institute of Forest Research

Lecturer Appointments (up to 2 posts) in Plant-Pathogen Interactions or Tree Health 

Location:   Birmingham

Salary:  £38,896 to £52,219 a year

Hours:  Full Time

Contract Type:  Permanent

Placed on: 30th November 2015

Closes:  3rd January 2016

Exciting opportunity to plan and carry out research at the core of the BIFoR strategic vision in the area of plant-pathogen interactions and to contribute to the whole range of research, teaching and administration within the school of Biosciences.

Full job description and application via our recruitment page here

Research is likely to involve initiating, conducting and disseminating original research.

Teaching is likely to include programme/module review and development as well as delivery and assessment at all levels, including continuing professional development of sector professionals. The role will typically also involve developing and advising others, including: (a) providing expert advice to staff and students, (b) supervising and examining PhD students, and (c) developing and advising others on learning and teaching tasks and methods.

Management and administration is likely to involve contributions at Departmental and School level, and/or making an important contribution to some managerial/administrative activities within the University (e.g. working groups).

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Prof. Stephen Busby, Head of School. Email: Tel: +44 (0)121 4145402