Job offer available in Scotland Research Associate/Research Fellow at University of Glasgow

Job Purpose

This is the job description for the grade 8 Research Fellow position. The job description for the grade 7 Research Associate role is available at the bottom of the university page and candidates are asked to note on their cover letter which position(s) they are applying for.

To make a leading contribution in accelerating the translation of biology-inspired water engineering solutions from the lab to industry. You will work closely with Professor William Sloan and, taking the lead or working in collaboration with colleagues, support and/or lead the management of the research programme, development and submission of research funding applications, and conduct and publication of research at international level.

Standard Terms & Conditions

Salary will be on the University’s Research and Teaching Grade, level 7/8, £33,943 – £38,183 – £41,709 – £48,327 per annum.

This position has funding for up to 2 years in the first instance.

New entrants to the University will be required to serve a probationary period of 6 months.

The successful applicant will be eligible to join the Universities’ Superannuation Scheme. Further information regarding the scheme is available from the Superannuation Officer, who is also prepared to advise on questions relating to the transfer of Superannuation benefits.

All research and related activities, including grants, donations, clinical trials, contract research, consultancy and commercialisation are required to be managed through the University’s relevant processes (e.g. contractual and financial), in accordance with the University Court’s policies.

Vacancy reference: 017570; Closing date: 26 April 2017

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