Assistant Professor in Microbial Biotechnology

Closing Date
Thursday, 9th December 2021
Job Type
Research & Teaching
£36914 to £49553 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

The University of Nottingham has broad research and teaching interests in Biotechnology within the School of Biosciences.

Teaching into both Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes, the role holder will contribute to the delivery of cutting-edge teaching delivered within the themes of Microbial, Animal and Nutritional Sciences. Their research portfolio will align research foci within these themes.

We are seeking applications from people with a PhD in a Life Science related science, with proven ability to produce high quality research in microbial biotechnology and to develop teaching in immunology.

This is a full time, permanent post. Job share arrangements may be considered. 

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Prof Ian Connerton, tel: 0115 9516119 or email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

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