Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Precision Livestock Technologies - D145368A
 

Salary :Grade  F £34,520 - £38,833 per annum
            Grade  G £39,992 - £47,722 per annum
            Grade  H £49,149 - £56,950 per annum

Closing Date: 30 September 2018

The School of Natural and Environmental Sciences is seeking to develop its existing strengths in interdisciplinary research and teaching by appointing a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Precision Livestock Technologies. You will hold a PhD (or equivalent) in a topic related to Animal Science or Precision Farming, and will contribute to research and research-led teaching relating specifically to Precision Technology for Livestock. This is a key role in the School, linking to our wider portfolio of interests encompassing livestock and crop research, including animal health and welfare, rural development, food science and health.

The School prides itself in its interdisciplinary approach and applicants open to working with both natural, engineering and physical scientists are particularly welcome. The position is underpinned by current and planned large scale investments in the University’s research farm based at Nafferton and Cockle Park, reflecting Newcastle University’s long term commitment to agricultural research. These include the recently inaugurated, purpose-built Centre for Digital Innovation Applied to Livestock (C-DIAL), where most livestock precision farming research is undertaken.

For any informal enquiries please contact Professor Ilias Kyriazakis. Tel: (0)191 208 6859 or email: ilias.kyriazakis@ncl.ac.uk 

The University holds a silver Athena SWAN 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.

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Faculty/Services
Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering
Unit
Natural and Environmental Sciences
Sub Unit
Bio-economy
Staff Category
Academic (non-clinical)
Contract Type
Open Ended
Hours of Work
Full Time
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
 
Salary :Grade  F £34,520 - £38,833 per annum
            Grade  G £39,992 - £47,722 per annum
            Grade  H £49,149 - £56,950 per annum

Closing Date: 30 September 2018

The School of Natural and Environmental Sciences is seeking to develop its existing strengths in interdisciplinary research and teaching by appointing a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Precision Livestock Technologies. You will hold a PhD (or equivalent) in a topic related to Animal Science or Precision Farming, and will contribute to research and research-led teaching relating specifically to Precision Technology for Livestock. This is a key role in the School, linking to our wider portfolio of interests encompassing livestock and crop research, including animal health and welfare, rural development, food science and health.

The School prides itself in its interdisciplinary approach and applicants open to working with both natural, engineering and physical scientists are particularly welcome. The position is underpinned by current and planned large scale investments in the University’s research farm based at Nafferton and Cockle Park, reflecting Newcastle University’s long term commitment to agricultural research. These include the recently inaugurated, purpose-built Centre for Digital Innovation Applied to Livestock (C-DIAL), where most livestock precision farming research is undertaken.

For any informal enquiries please contact Professor Ilias Kyriazakis. Tel: (0)191 208 6859 or email: ilias.kyriazakis@ncl.ac.uk 

The University holds a silver Athena SWAN 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.

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