Two Postdoctoral Research Assistant positions are available at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), to undertake research on a project entitled ‘Space use by bees – radar tracking of spatial movement patterns of key pollinators’.
Candidates should have a PhD in biology. Experience with the subject of animal navigation and with handling insects would be desirable. A good record of peer-reviewed papers in the field is essential.
Both positions are full-time, fixed term for 36 months, with the possibility of a further extension of 24 months.
Both positions are available to start immediately. The salary is in the range of £31,113 – £34,626 per annum depending on experience and is inclusive of London allowance.
Benefits include 30 days annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and an interest–free season ticket loan.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.
For further information about the School, please see http://www.sbcs.qmul.ac.uk.
To apply, please visit the Human Resources website on http://www.jobs.qmul.ac.uk and search for reference QMUL3686.
Application enquiries should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications is 13th May 2014. Interviews will be held shortly thereafter.