We are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer / Reader in Medical Sciences with research interests in the broad area of cell and molecular approaches in the medical sciences. The candidate to be appointed will have a proven and growing track record at the appropriate level of driving discovery, innovation and understanding in the medical sciences, evidenced by a strong trajectory of published research and an ability to win research funding in this area.
School / Section: Medicine, Medical Sciences & Nutrition
Division: Institude of Medical Sciences
Staff Category: Academic
Position Type: Full Time
Duration of Post: Substantive
Grade: Grade 8
Salary from: £52,559
Salary to: £59,135
Closing date: 16/12/2019
Ref no.: IMS185A
Documents: Further Particulars.pdf
We wish to appoint an excellent scientist with an academic record of applying their research expertise to the medical sciences. The post is aimed at applicants who can demonstrate a significant and sustained record of research achievement within our areas of core strength that include neuroscience, microbiology, the microbiome and host-pathogen interactions, immunology, cancer, metabolic health including cardio-vascular disease, regenerative medicine in musculo-skeletal science, cell and developmental biology, genome biology, cancer and translational neuroscience including neurodegeneration.
For appointments at Senior Lecturer and Reader level salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 8 salary scale (£52,559 – £59,135 per annum) and negotiable with placement according to qualifications and experience
Any appointment will be made subject to satisfactory references and a period of probation .
For further information on various staff benefits and policies please visit www.abdn.ac.uk/staffnet/working-here
Should you require a visa to undertake paid employment in the UK you will be required to fulfil the minimum points criteria to be granted a Certificate of Sponsorship and Tier 2 visa. As appropriate, at the time an offer of appointment is made you will be asked to demonstrate that you fulfil the criteria in respect of financial maintenance and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact Grant Rae, HR Adviser on +44 (0)1224 437068 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 16 December 2019.
Should you wish to make an informal enquiry please contact:
Professor Siladitya Bhattacharya, Head of School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition
Please do not send application forms or CVs to Professor Bhattacharya.