D70007R - Research Associate/Assistant in Marine Interdisciplinary Solutions for Policy Change
 

Salary:                £26,829 - £27,629 per annum 

                           £29,301 - £38,183 per annum (PhD awarded)

Closing date:      30 June 2017

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual determined to make a difference in making an impact on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 14. You will have access to a wide range of expertise and be part of an enthusiastic group of researchers passionate about interdisciplinary environmental research. The overall purpose of the position is to undertake high-quality research, co-produce high-impact journal papers and generate research outcomes to impact positively on society and the health of our seas. You will co-supervise postgraduate research students, contribute to developing innovative approaches to interdisciplinary research training and assist in submitting external research funding applications.

You will help build an innovative interdisciplinary research hub. This will require experience in integrating multidisciplinary knowledge from different natural and social science disciplines including ecology, economics, psychology, statistics and natural resource management to advance marine science policy. You will need to be an effective communicator, flexible about working on more than one project at the same time.

This position is fixed term for 4 years, tenable from October 2017 (however start date is flexible).

Please be advised that due to a new minimum salary threshold of £30,000 per annum imposed by the UKVI, this post may not qualify for University sponsorship under Tier 2 of the points based system.  

Informal enquiries to be sent to SAgEPGstudentships@ncl.ac.uk

Principal Investigator, Professor Selina Stead's profile here

Information on the School of Marine Science and Technology can be found  here

Please click here for further details

The School holds a bronze Athena SWAN award in addition to the University’s silver award in recognition of our good employment practices for the advancement of gender equality.  The University also holds the HR Excellence in Research award for our work to support the career development of our researchers, and is a member of the Euraxess initiative supporting researchers in Europe.
Faculty/Services
Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering
Unit
Marine Science & Technology
Sub Unit
Marine Science & Technology
Staff Category
Research
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours of Work
Full Time
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
 
Salary:                £26,829 - £27,629 per annum 

                           £29,301 - £38,183 per annum (PhD awarded)

Closing date:      30 June 2017

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual determined to make a difference in making an impact on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 14. You will have access to a wide range of expertise and be part of an enthusiastic group of researchers passionate about interdisciplinary environmental research. The overall purpose of the position is to undertake high-quality research, co-produce high-impact journal papers and generate research outcomes to impact positively on society and the health of our seas. You will co-supervise postgraduate research students, contribute to developing innovative approaches to interdisciplinary research training and assist in submitting external research funding applications.

You will help build an innovative interdisciplinary research hub. This will require experience in integrating multidisciplinary knowledge from different natural and social science disciplines including ecology, economics, psychology, statistics and natural resource management to advance marine science policy. You will need to be an effective communicator, flexible about working on more than one project at the same time.

This position is fixed term for 4 years, tenable from October 2017 (however start date is flexible).

Please be advised that due to a new minimum salary threshold of £30,000 per annum imposed by the UKVI, this post may not qualify for University sponsorship under Tier 2 of the points based system.  

Informal enquiries to be sent to SAgEPGstudentships@ncl.ac.uk

Principal Investigator, Professor Selina Stead's profile here

Information on the School of Marine Science and Technology can be found  here

Please click here for further details

The School holds a bronze Athena SWAN award in addition to the University’s silver award in recognition of our good employment practices for the advancement of gender equality.  The University also holds the HR Excellence in Research award for our work to support the career development of our researchers, and is a member of the Euraxess initiative supporting researchers in Europe.