Division of Biosciences
Research Division of Genetics, Evolution and Environment
Lecturer or Associate Professor in Ecology
The appointment will be on UCL Grade . The salary
range will be Grade 8 £43,884 – £51,769 per annum or Grade 9 £56,266 – £61,181 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.
The UCL Centre for Biodiversity and Environment Research (CBER), Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment (GEE), is seeking to recruit an outstanding individual developing world-class research in an area of ecology.
The post holder will undertake independent and collaborative research examining aspects of interactions between biodiversity and environmental change.
The post holder’s research interests may include, but are not restricted to: community ecology, adaptation to environmental change, and/or ecosystem services. We particularly welcome applicants with expertise in plant ecology, and those using empirical field and experimental systems.
The post holder will be encouraged to establish collaborations with colleagues working at UCL, both within GEE and the wider UCL community, as well as at related institutions in London, including the Zoological Society of London, the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and the Natural History Museum. The successful applicant will also contribute to UCL’s portfolios of graduate and undergraduate teaching.
The successful candidate must have a PhD or equivalent qualification, an outstanding contribution to a body of knowledge and an international research profile with commensurate, sustained research or other outcomes appropriate to the discipline.
The candidate must demonstrate excellence in teaching and evidence of contributions to the management or administration of an academic Department, or Faculty.
The candidate must demonstrate successful collaboration with other research teams/institutions and significant and sustained success in obtaining research grants.
For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to https://www.ucl.ac.uk/human-resources/working-ucl/jobs-ucl and search on Reference Number 1792002
If you wish to discuss the post informally, please contact Professor Richard Pearson (Chair of the Search Committee – firstname.lastname@example.org) or Professor Andrew Pomiankowski, Head of the Research Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment (email@example.com). If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact BioSciences Staffing (firstname.lastname@example.org) quoting reference number 1792002.
Closing Date: 25 March 2019
Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.
Interview Date: TBC
We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
UCL Taking Action for Equality
We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.
Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.