BEVA Trust Research Fellowship, Equine Science, University of Cambridge – Selwyn College
Selwyn College and the Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, propose to elect a Research Fellow in Equine Science, sponsored by the BEVA Trust (www.beva.org.uk/health-projects/BEVA-trust).
Applications are invited from those who have, or will have shortly completed a PhD in a relevant area and who wish to pursue post-doctoral research in any area of equine science.
Preference will be given to candidates with a focus on epidemiology or infectious diseases, particularly where the outcome of the research will be relevant in the developing world, resulting in improved equine welfare.
The stipend for the first year of the appointment for a candidate with a PhD is currently £17,417, rising to £18,950 in the third year. The Fellowship is funded for a fixed term of three years. Applicants will be required to provide proof of eligibility to live and work in the UK.
Further particulars and the application form can be downloaded from: www.sel.cam.ac.uk/vacancies/research-posts/BEVA.html
Informal enquiries can be directed to Professor James Wood in the Department of Veterinary Medicine (email@example.com).
The closing date for applications (five copies) is the 7th January 2011.
Interviews will be held on 4th February 2011.