Opening For Chair of the NERC Science - United Kingdom

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Opening For Chair of the NERC Science - United Kingdom

 The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) is seeking a part-time non-executive Chair for its Science and Innovation Strategy Board (SISB). SISB is the key source of advice to NERC Council on science (strategy, policy and investments).
You will have extensive experience and understanding of research, business or policy related to environmental science or engineering at national and international levels. With an excellent record of achievement, influence and personal credibility in your field, you will be able to evaluate complex issues and make balanced strategic recommendations. Board-level experience and understanding of finance are also essential.
We offer a remuneration package of £9,000 per annum for 20-25 days work, plus reasonable travel expenses. The appointment is for three years commencing 1st April 2015.
NERC supports the full range of atmospheric, earth, biological, terrestrial and aquatic sciences, from the deep oceans to the upper atmosphere and from the poles to the equator.
Further information and an application pack are available at or contact Emily Flowers on 01793 411647, e-mail eval(unescape('%64%6f%63%75%6d%65%6e%74%2e%77%72%69%74%65%28%27%3c%61%20%68%72%65%66%3d%22%6d%61%69%6c%74%6f%3a%65%6d%69%66%6c%6f%40%6e%65%72%63%2e%61%63%2e%75%6b%22%3e%65%6d%69%66%6c%6f%40%6e%65%72%63%2e%61%63%2e%75%6b%3c%2f%61%3e%27%29%3b')).
For an informal discussion about the post contact Professor Iain Gillespie, Director of Science and Innovation, on 01793 411548, e-mail eval(unescape('%64%6f%63%75%6d%65%6e%74%2e%77%72%69%74%65%28%27%3c%61%20%68%72%65%66%3d%22%6d%61%69%6c%74%6f%3a%69%67%69%6c%40%6e%65%72%63%2e%61%63%2e%75%6b%22%3e%69%67%69%6c%40%6e%65%72%63%2e%61%63%2e%75%6b%3c%2f%61%3e%27%29%3b')).
Closing date: 11th December 2014. Interviews will be held in London in January 2015.