Academic Associate in Innovation in Teaching and Assessment in Biosciences

Post No: S1241

Salary: £25,504-£29,541 pro rata

Grade: G

Campus: Clifton

Additional info – Fixed Term 5 year contract on a part time (0.5 FTE) basis.

The School of Science and Technology has around 120 academic staff, and 3000 students enrolled on undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. Our courses are informed by our internationally recognised and world leading research, by interactions with business and industry, such that our students develop the transferable skills and work experience necessary to give them a head start in the job market.  

We wish to appoint an Academic Associate in Biosciences to support teaching in laboratory sessions within our new “Superlab” facility. The appointee will undertake a range of other academic duties including seminar and tutorial group supervision. The post holder will be required to register for a part time PhD for the duration of the 5 year contract, and will engage in pedagogic research related to the use of modern technologies in support of HE teaching, especially within a laboratory environment. 

This position is ideal for a flexible and highly motivated individual with significant practical experience in the molecular biosciences, demonstrable interest in helping others to learn, and who believes that they can thrive in a challenging interdisciplinary environment.

Closing date – 5 pm on 13 November 2013

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If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Dr Sandra Kirk, Academic Team Leader, on +44 (0)115 848 3109 or via email

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Nottingham Trent University is committed to promoting equality and valuing diversity and we seek people who share those values.

Please note this role does not meet the UK Border Agency requirements for sponsorship.  Nottingham Trent University is unable to apply for sponsorship for any applicant not eligible to work in the UK and therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship under the Points Based Immigration System.

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