The post is for a period of 24 months.
The Research Manager will be responsible for developing microbiology within the Department of Earth Sciences reporting to Dr Simon Jackman.
Key tasks will be the management of the Microbiology Laboratory together with the development and management of research projects.
The postholder will also be expected to become involved in the management of a bioremediation training course and knowledge transfer activities as required.
The position is in collaboration with the NERC Centre for Ecology and Hydrology in Oxford.
The successful candidate must have a doctorate in environmental microbiology or biochemistry and experience of managing a laboratory and/or research projects together with involvement in training courses.
Experience of writing research grant proposals and supervising students together with developing and managing training courses is desirable but not essential.
Applications, with three copies of a full curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of two referees (at least one of whom should be an existing or previous employer) should reach;
Mrs Sue Ling,
Department of Earth Sciences, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PR,
no later than Friday, 20 April.
Please quote reference DG/07/02
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