Research Fellow (Fixed term)
|Workplace||Brighton, South East England, UK|
School/department: School of Life Sciences, Genome Damage and Stability Centre Hours: full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE, core hours 10am-4pm. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
The School of Life Sciences is at the forefront of research in the biological sciences in the UK, coming in the top 10 in the REF 2014.
Based in the School of Life Sciences, the Genome Damage and Stability Centre ( ?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.sussex.ac.uk%2Fgdsc%2F&module=jobs&id=2172997" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.sussex.ac.uk/gdsc/ ), is an internationally renowned Institute carrying out research on the response of cells to DNA damage, genome instability and its relationship to disease. We provide a stimulating and supportive environment and our expertise covers a range of experimental systems.
The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics (STEMM) at Sussex.
The School of Life Sciences is committed to increasing the diversity of its staff and providing an inclusive working environment. The School currently holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award, has developed a Race Equity Action Plan and hosts an active Equality, Diversity and Inclusion working group.
Applications are particularly welcomed from Black and minority ethnic candidates, and women, trans and non-binary candidates, who are under-represented in the School of Life Sciences.
Applications to posts from candidates who wish to work part-time or as job-sharers are welcome.
The University offers various schemes to provide real benefits to parents, these can be found at Family Friendly Policies
Potential candidates are strongly encouraged to make informal contact with Dr. Helfrid Hochegger; hh65sussex.ac.uk before applying.
The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy, Inclusive Sussex , on our webpages.
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How to apply
Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.
Email your completed application, CV, statement of sesearch interests and aspirations, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to lifescirecruitmentsussex.ac.uk
You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.
You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.
Download our terms and conditions summary for Research faculty [PDF 11.39KB]
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In your application, please refer to myScience.org and reference JobID 2172997.
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