Senior Teaching Associate in Neuroscience (Fixed Term)

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The Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience is seeking to appoint a fixed term, Senior Teaching Associateship in Neuroscience, ideally from 1 April 2024 (to assist with examining), or as soon as possible thereafter. This post would be particularly suitable for someone wishing to develop a University career where teaching and scholarship are the main component.

Reporting to the Deputy Head of Teaching, key responsibilities of the role include:

For full details of the responsibilities of the post and the person specification, please see the further particulars.

Candidates will need to show evidence of a good first degree and a doctorate, or equivalent experience in Neuroscience. Candidates will be able to demonstrate their ability to teach the subject effectively at undergraduate level.

The position is offered on a full-time basis (37 hours per week); however, consideration will be given to applicants who may wish to work fewer hours (minimum 0.8 FTE). Similarly, we will consider applications from candidates who may wish to start on a part time basis initially, increasing their hours to full time (or near full time) by September 2024, in readiness for the 2024/25 academic year.

Prospective candidates may contact Professor Bill Colledge ( or Dr Steve Edgley ( to informally discuss the position.

Fixed term: The funds for this post are available for three years.

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Posted on 21/02/2024