Lectureship Position in Genetics
School of Biology and Biochemistry
Queen's University of Belfast
The School of Biology and Biochemistry has 35 academic staff and 500
students and supports teaching and research across the biosciences
integrating molecular and organismic biology. The School has
demonstrated steady improvement in successive Research Assessment
Exercises and wishes to strengthen its research activity further.
Details of Queen=92s and research and teaching in Biology and Biochemistry
are available on www.qub.ac.uk./bb/.
Applications are invited from highly motivated individuals with proven
records of research achievement and, preferably, with some relevant
experience in tertiary level teaching, for one lectureship position
tenable from February 1st 2003 or date to be agreed. Applicants must
hold by the time of appointment, a PhD or equivalent qualification, in a
relevant area of biosciences and preferably have postdoctoral
experience. A good record, as appropriate to career stage, of
publications in premier scientific journals is essential. Successful
candidates will be expected to develop advanced, research-led teaching,
and to establish independent, externally funded research programmes in
collaboration with colleagues at Queen=92s and elsewhere. Although
preference will be given to candidates whose interests complement
existing research strengths within the School of Biology and
Biochemistry, high quality applications from other areas are encouraged.
Where appropriate, new academic staff will be associated with Queen=92s
Institute of Health and Life Sciences. Further criteria will be listed
in applicant packs which are available from the Personnel Department.
Candidates should have interests and experience in any area of Genetics.
For any informal enquiries regarding this post, applicants should
contact Dr Paulo Prodohl, School of Biology and Biochemistry, telephone
(028) 9027 202267, email p.prodohl at qub.ac.uk.
Provisional interview dates: 3 and 4 December 2002.
Salary scale: Lecturer A/B: =A320,472 - =A332,358 per annum (under review).
Closing date: 5.00 pm, Friday 8 November 2002.
The University is committed to equal opportunity and selection on merit.
It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society.
Applications should be addressed to the Personnel Manager, The Personnel
Department, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT7 1NN. Tel:
028 90273044, Fax. 028 90324944, e-mail personnel at qub.ac.uk,