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18 May 2019

We are seeking an enthusiastic Research Information and Open Access Compliance Officer to support academic and administrative staff within the School of Biological Sciences. The post holder will ensure that School research publications meet the requirements of Research Council, journal…

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20 May 2019

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Communications and Marketing team within the University of Edinburgh. This new post will lead the on marketing for the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Science (CAHSS), managing a small team of…

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16 Feb 2019

Post Doctoral Research Associate (PDRA) to support the experimental investigation of the effects of fluid pressure pulses on the downhole mechanics of rock fracturing, as part of the EPSRC funded Prosperity Partnership “Smart Pumping for Subsurface Engineering” project. The scientific…

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18 May 2019

Job Title: SharePoint Technical Support Specialist Location: Edinburgh Salary: £33,199 £39,609 per annum Would you like to work at one of the best Universities in the world, delivering a range of services that enhance and support the work of the…

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17 May 2019

Job title: Undergraduate Medicine – Year 2 Coordinator Hours: 35 hours per week Contract: Open ended Salary: Grade 5, £22,659 £26,243 Undergraduate Medicine Year Coordinator Edinburgh Medical School is seeking to appoint an MBChB Year Coordinator. The post holder will…

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20 May 2019

It is anticipated that the successful applicant will register for a PhD. This post would ideally suit an “academic track” clinician from obstetrics or endocrinology and diabetes. Informal enquiries to fiona.denison@ed.ac.uk 2. Job Purpose A position exists for a full…

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20 May 2019

EdinburghPart timeThe Edinburgh Law School is inviting applications from enthusiastic candidates to fill the position of Communications Officer for a DFID funded research project, ‘Political Settlements Research: Innovating on Inclusion in Peace Processes’. The post offers an opportunity to support…

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16 May 2019

Part timeThe University of Edinburgh is committed to providing an outstanding student experience where possible, offering employment opportunities that provide both income and work experience during a student’s time with us, preparing them for life beyond their studies and equipping…

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11 May 2019

EdinburghThe Edinburgh Law School is seeking to appoint two dynamic, committed and enthusiastic Research Associates to work with Professor Christine Bell on a DFID funded research project, ‘Political Settlements Research: Innovating on Inclusion in Peace Processes’. These posts offer an…

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20 May 2019

A Research Assistant position (for 6 months initially, which may be extendable dependent on progress of project) is available with Professor Neil Henderson within the Centre for Inflammation Research at the University of Edinburgh. Although the liver has a unique…

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20 May 2019

Temporary1 Year maternity cover administrative post to start immediately. Provide administrative support to the Centre of Reproductive Health and the Director of the Tommy’s Centre for Maternal and Fetal Health. Informal enquiries to Karen Witherspoon (k.witherspoon@ed.ac.uk) 1. Job Details Job…

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20 May 2019

EdinburghWe are looking for a dynamic and proactive individual to join the Recruitment and Admissions team at the University of Edinburgh, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Sciences and Global Academy of Agriculture Science. This role expands across all levels of…

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16 May 2019

EdinburghEdinburgh Clinical Academic Track Veterinary Clinical Lectureships Applications to join the prestigious ECAT programme in August 2019 are invited from Veterinarians in any clinical discipline who are determined to pursue a career in academic veterinary medicine. ECAT Clinical Lectureships provide:…

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20 May 2019

Job Title: Library Learning Services Support Officer Location:Edinburgh Salary: £27,830 £32,236 per annum An exciting opportunity to join Edinburgh University Library and play a key role in supporting and developing delivery of the Resource Lists service which uses Leganto to…

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18 May 2019

The University of Edinburgh is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and independent individual to work within the Data Science CDT, leading the operational side of its administrative functions, and providing excellent support to both the students undertaking the programme alongside…

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17 May 2019

From student scholarships to innovative projects, from campus buildings and facilities to globally significant research and industry collaborations, the impact of philanthropy at the University of Edinburgh is deep and wide ranging. It encompasses everything from personal donations, to awards…

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13 May 2019

Full time open ended position As one of the world’s top universities, the University of Edinburgh places great emphasis on effective marketing and communications for all our audiences. A project to transform how we publish our student recruitment information has…

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20 May 2019

As one of the world’s top universities, the University of Edinburgh places great emphasis on effective marketing and communications for all our audiences. A project to transform how we publish our student recruitment information has moved to implementation and we…

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20 May 2019

Applications are invited for the Higgs Chair of Theoretical Physics at the University of Edinburgh. This Chair was established in recognition of the legacy of Nobel Laureate Peter Higgs, a Professor Emeritus in the School of Physics and Astronomy. Following…

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20 May 2019

The Machine Translation group (http://www.statmt.org/ued/) at the University of Edinburgh School of Informatics invites applications for a Research Associate. The group is well known for developing toolkits and running the WMT shared tasks, and has also had a leading role…

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19 May 2019

Introduction Scottish Student Sport (SSS) requires an ambitious and responsive sports development professional to drive forward our development work in the South East – in line with our Strategy 2017 21 National Vision, Regional Focus, Local Impact. The successful candidate…

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15 May 2019

Applications are invited for the position of Editorial Assistant to support the Editor and Editorial board members for Brain Communications at the University of Edinburgh. The post is primarily intended for an enthusiastic, well organised person with an interest in…

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20 May 2019

A Post doctoral fellowship is available in the Laboratory for Bacterial Evolution and Pathogenesis at The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh with Professor J. Ross Fitzgerald. The 3 year project involves a large grouping of scientists and clinicians in the…

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17 May 2019

We wish to appoint a Post doctoral Bioinformatician to carry out bioinformatics research and provide support and training as part of the Edinburgh Centre of the UK Dementia Research Institute, University of Edinburgh. The post holder will work closely with…

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19 May 2019

A new opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer in Wildlife Health and Conservation Medicine at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. The purpose of this role is to undertake a range of clinical veterinary, teaching, and research activities in…

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19 May 2019

CLINICIAN IN SMALL ANIMAL EMERGENCY & CRITICAL CARE The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is seeking applicants for the position of Clinician in Small Animal Emergency and Critical care to be based at the Hospital for Small Animals. This…

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17 May 2019

CLOSING DATE: 10th May, 2019 One post is available for a driven and enthusiastic administrative assistant. The successful applicant will work within the Baillie laboratory at the Roslin Institute (http://baillielab.net/sepsis). The holder of this post will establish and maintain recruitment…

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19 May 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a CPD Officer at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies to develop, market and manage the delivery of modular veterinary and animal research CPD courses. The post holder will be an enthusiastic and…

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19 May 2019

We are looking for a bright and enthusiastic researcher to develop new tools for reducing inbreeding rates in pedigree dog breeds. Your role will be to analyse the structure of the pedigree dog populations in the UK; review the existing…

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18 May 2019

Teaching Fellow (MSc in Biodiversity, Wildlife and Ecosystem Health) 1 FTE (although this could be partitioned into multiple part time positions) Applications are invited for the position/s of Teaching Fellow, to deliver and assess courses on the online Masters programme…

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19 May 2019

The Roslin Institute is a world class centre for research on the quantitative genetics of populations, particularly in managed populations such as livestock, companion animals, forests and crops. We have a vacancy for a post doctoral researcher in quantitative genetics/genomics,…

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19 May 2019

Applications are invited for a Senior Lectureship in Sociology, with a focus on Race and Decolonial Studies. Successful candidates will have a research record with publications of international significance and all candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to excellence in…

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17 May 2019

A post doctoral position is available applying functional genomic analyses to understand the genetic basis of disease resistance, with a focus on viral disease of farmed fish. The post is within Professor Ross Houston’s laboratory at The Roslin Institute, University…

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18 May 2019

A digital communication engineer appointment is available in the Li Fi Research and Development Centre. The LiFi Research and Development Centre at the University of Edinburgh is the world leading centre which translates fundamental Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 3 visible…

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15 May 2019

Applications are now invited for 10 postdoctoral research fellowships for the project, ‘God and the Book of Nature: Building a Science Engaged Theology of Nature’. The fellowships will last from 2nd September 2019 to end of May 2022, and each…

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18 May 2019

English Language Education (ELE) within the Centre for Open Learning (COL) of the University of Edinburgh is one of the longest established centres in the UK with almost 40 years’ experience in running English language courses. We are looking for…

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18 May 2019

We seek an excellent scientist to join the academic staff of the University of Edinburgh and help shape tomorrow’s world. We want to appoint someone with a flair for teaching, a growing international research reputation, and a commitment to engagement…

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20 May 2019

Edinburgh College of Art seeks to appoint eight Graduate Studio Assistants to assist both academic and technical learning staff in the smooth delivery of programmes of study, typically involving supporting staff in the preparation of technical facilities and resources, project…

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20 May 2019

We have an opening for a full time three year Research Assistant (Early Stage Researcher) position leading to a PhD, as part of the multidisciplinary Neo PRISM C project (NEurodevelopmental Optimal Predictors, Risk factors, and Intervention from a Systems approach…

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19 May 2019

We are looking to recruit a Research Assistant (postdoctoral or experienced postgraduate) to join our vibrant translational research team at the Centre for Inflammation Research, University of Edinburgh. The project, funded by Breast Cancer Now and led by Professor Damian…

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19 May 2019

Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) is seeking an enthusiastic, professional, and approachable administrator to join the busy Postgraduate Office in the role of PGT Programme / Course Secretary as a maternity cover for one year. The role will provide excellent…

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20 May 2019

The Centre for Cardiovascular Science (https://www.cvs.ed.ac.uk) and the Centre for Inflammation Research(https://www.ed.ac.uk/inflammation research) has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated post doctoral researcher who will focus on the application and development of cutting edge computational methods in the area…

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13 May 2019

Asian Studies, part of the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures, seeks to appoint a Japanese Language Assistant. The successful applicant will be required to teach within the framework of the School’s courses in Japanese. Requests for further information are…

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18 May 2019

The Alwaleed Centre at the University of Edinburgh seeks to appoint an Early Career Teaching and Research Fellow on Muslims in Europe for a three year fixed term position to provide cover for the Alwaleed Lecturer during her externally funded…

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08 May 2019

The Department of English Literature seeks a pro active colleague to teach across a range of pre honours and honours undergraduate courses, with experience teaching the early modern period through to the eighteenth century. The successful candidate will also be…

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19 May 2019

The University wishes to appoint a Senior Lecturer with broad ranging intellectual interests and outstanding academic record in Russian Studies. The Senior Lecturer will be expected to take a leading role in the running and development of the Russian section,…

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20 May 2019

We seek an outstanding Postdoctoral Research Assistant to participate in the STRATEGY CCUS project which will develop and assess integrated development scenarios for CCUS (Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage). The project is an EU funded Coordination and Support Action, which…

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19 May 2019

Our lab is seeking an outstanding postdoctoral fellow to work on the “Biophysics of transcription factor chromatin interactions and variability during development decisions”. We are an interdisciplinary group, combining strong expertise in both genetics and biophysics of transcription factors and…

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15 May 2019

This role offers a unique opportunity at a time when we are attracting positive attention from global institutions. By working with University executives, you will help shape the direction of the University through the identification and development of strategic relationships…

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20 May 2019

EdinburghThe University of Edinburgh Business School is recruiting a Head of Student Experience. This is a senior professional services role within the school, with responsibility for the overarching leadership and management of the school's Undergraduate and MSc programmes' administration, student…

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20 May 2019

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to work as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Dr. M. El Karoui’s laboratory to investigate how DNA double strand breaks are repaired in Escherichia coli. The post holder will investigate how the different…

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20 May 2019

EdinburghAre you interested in international development and passionate about contributing to excellent global research partnerships? Are you a confident administrator and a team player who is keen to be part of exciting new research projects? You will provide administrative support…

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20 May 2019

EdinburghWe are looking for a talented postdoctoral researcher to join the group of Diego Oyarzún at the University of ourBimolecular Control Group The group develops computational methods for analysis of biochemical networks in systems & synthetic biology. Our main applications…

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19 May 2019

The University of Edinburgh is a world leading centre of academic excellence committed to making a significant, sustainable and socially responsible contribution to Scotland, the UK and beyond. In the top 20 of the QS World Rankings, in one of…

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20 May 2019

EdinburghApplications are invited from individuals who possess highly developed interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with a very wide variety of people and a multi national cultural awareness. The post holder will represent the University, and specifically the…

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18 May 2019

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology is seeking to appoint a Research Fellow in Irish History for a fixed term period of 20 months. The position is to support the AHRC funded research project on ‘A Global History of…

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15 May 2019

EdinburghWe seek a postdoc to lead projects integrating various types of functional genomics and genetic data to better understand differential susceptibility to disease in aquaculture species, mainly Atlantic salmon. The successful candidate will be involved in various collaborative projects integrating…

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18 May 2019

The University of Edinburgh is seeking to appoint a dynamic individual to act as Undergraduate Manager for the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. This position carries a range of responsibilities that offer the post holder an opportunity to engage…

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16 May 2019

EdinburghWe are looking for a dynamic and proactive individual to join the Recruitment and Admissions team at the University of Edinburgh, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Sciences, where you will provide a range of recruitment, marketing and administrative support to…

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17 May 2019

An exciting opportunity is available for a clinical trials co ordinator in the Hospital for Small Animals, R(D)SVS. Working alongside the Head of Veterinary Clinical Research and other research active clinicians, the postholder will help manage the expanding portfolio of…

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20 May 2019

Part timeRate of pay: £10.46 per hour (including annual leave allowance) As part of the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh First venues are among the finest in Edinburgh and can cater to gatherings of all sizes, from a 1,000 strong audience…

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19 May 2019

Part timeRate of pay: £10.66 to £10.86 per hour (including annual leave allowance) Edinburgh First is the University of Edinburgh’s commercial conference, meetings and events division. We offer clients a unique experience by presenting an exemplary standard of food and…

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20 May 2019

An exciting opportunity is now available for an experienced, proactive and enthusiastic IT professional to join a newly formed team based within the Holyrood Digital Services team. You will provide technology support and consultancy to staff and students, contribute to…

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19 May 2019

EdinburghApplications are invited for a full time Lectureship in Architecture and Environment. The post holder will be expected to be an active researcher with a recognised specialism and track record of publication and/or funding in the field of architecture and…

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19 May 2019

The University of Edinburgh Business School Research & Knowledge Exchange Administrators The University of Edinburgh Business School is seeking to appoint two experienced Research Support professionals to join our Research & PhD Support Team. The roles provide a friendly, responsive…

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20 May 2019

Part timeDepartment: Sport & Exercise, Corporate Services Group Title of post: 1 x Receptionist (Part Time) 21 hrs/wk Contract: 14 months Fixed Term Responsible to: Facility Manager (Pleasance) Grade: UE03 (£17,408 £19,202) Pro Rata Base: Sport & Exercise 46 Pleasance,…

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20 May 2019

EdinburghApplications are invited to lead an internationally competitive research programme within the UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI) relevant to the area of neurodegeneration, with the ultimate aim of improving human health. You will draw on the knowledge and expertise…

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20 May 2019

Job Title: Communications Manager (Academic Engagement) Location: Edinburgh Salary: £40,792 £48,677 per annum Do you understand teachers' hopes and concerns in using technology with their students? Could you lead change communications for our major educational technology projects? Working closely with…

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17 May 2019

TemporaryWorking as part of a busy Staffing team, within the School of Engineering you will contribute to the delivery of an efficient and effective Staffing function, which provides support for the employment life cycle of all staff in the School.…

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16 May 2019

We seek a talented and motivated postdoc to drive a project on equine stress fractures as a result of a collaboration between Mike Clinton’s lab at the Roslin Institute (Edinburgh University) and Sarah Taylor from the Dick Vet Equine Hospital.…

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19 May 2019

Part timeWe are looking for an exceptional candidate to support the coordination of the Europa Institute’s activities and its projects as a Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence. Working closely with the Europa directors, this role will manage and coordinate the…

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15 May 2019

EdinburghBased within the Queen’s Medical Research Institute or the Chancellor’s Building of the Edinburgh BioQuarter Campus, you will assist with the smooth running of the central stores, including stock control, deliveries and receipt of goods. This involves monitoring, checking and…

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15 May 2019

Lead Animal Care Assistant Contract Duration: Permanent, full time, 35h/week (+2.5h/ week contractual overtime) (£22659 to £26,243) “Leaders become great, not because of their power, but because of their ability to empower others.” John Maxwell. Do you have the drive,…

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17 May 2019

The Roslin Institute is a world class centre for research on the quantitative genetics of populations, particularly in managed populations such as livestock, companion animals, forests and crops. We have a vacancy for a Research Operational Lead within the group…

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20 May 2019

Applications are invited to direct an internationally competitive research programme within the UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI) relevant to the area of neurodegeneration, with the ultimate aim of improving human health. You will draw on the knowledge and expertise…

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15 May 2019

Located on the Easter Bush Campus, just outside Edinburgh in Scotland, an exciting opportunity has arisen for the right individual to join the small animal soft tissue surgery team based in the Hospital for Small Animals at the University of…

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17 May 2019

Applications are invited for a full time Lectureship in Architecture and Contemporary Practice. The post holder will be expected to be an active researcher with a recognised specialism and track record of publication and/or funding in the field of architecture…

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20 May 2019

Cancer Research UK Tissue Group The Cancer Research UK Tissue Group (CRUKTG) brings together scientific and clinical research, sharing knowledge and resources for the benefit of cancer patients. The centre facilitates the translational research needed to develop new anti cancer…

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16 May 2019

Applications are invited for a full time Lectureship in Legal Theory on a 36 month fixed term basis – from September 1st 2019 until August 31st 2022. The position has become available due to Professor Neil Walker’s award of a…

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19 May 2019

1. Job Details Job title: Research Assistant (NIHR Grant) School/Support Department: Health in Social Science Unit: Scottish Collaboration for Public Health Research and Policy Line manager: Dr Ruth Jepson Post details: 1.0 FTE, for 21 months from 1st April 2019…

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17 May 2019

EdinburghCollege of Arts, Humanities and Social Science School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences Research Assistant The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking to appoint a Research Assistant for a fixed term period. This is an exciting…

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18 May 2019

Part timeThe Institute for Astronomy (IfA) within the University of Edinburgh is seeking an experienced Project Manager to join its Euclid:UK Project Office based at the Royal Observatory. Euclid is an ESA Medium Class astronomy and astrophysics space mission that…

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16 May 2019

Applications are invited for the post of Teaching Secretary in our Undergraduate (UG) Office in Moray House School of Education. You will be part of a team providing a range of clerical, secretarial and administrative support to courses and programmes…

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20 May 2019

The University of Edinburgh is seeking to appoint an outstanding leader as Principal of Edinburgh College of Art (ECA). With the University ranked in the world top twenty, and the city of Edinburgh enjoying a global reputation for its cultural…

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15 May 2019

The Hardwick lab in the Institute of Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral research associate interested in conducting research in molecular and cellular biology of the fungal pathogen, Cryptococcus neoformans. You will study aspects of…

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20 May 2019

The post holder has professional responsibility to develop and maintain the Theirworld Edinburgh Birth Cohort (TEBC). We wish to develop understanding of the causes and consequences of preterm birth by recruiting 300 preterm infants and 100 healthy controls, and collecting…

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19 May 2019

Part timeThe University of Edinburgh is committed to providing an outstanding student experience where possible, offering employment opportunities that provide both income and work experience during a student’s time with us, preparing them for life beyond their studies and equipping…

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18 May 2019

The School of Design wishes to appoint a Research Developer to work independently in support of the INTERREG funded BLING and EPSRC Funded PACTMAN projects, through the development of design prototypes. The post holder will be responsible for researching, designing…

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20 May 2019

Part timeTo provide secretarial and administrative support for the interdisciplinary journal, Evidence & Policy, working closely with the two Co Editors in Chief and Associate Editors, providing support to the Editorial Board, including management and coordination of journal issues and…

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17 May 2019

We wish to appoint an outstanding Research Fellow at the Usher Institute. Reporting to, and working with, Dr Miguel O. Bernabeu you will conduct research centred around the development of computational models of fluid dynamics and mass transport for the…

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19 May 2019

InternshipApplications are invited for an 18 month rotating internship position at the Equine Hospital of the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. This program will provide experience in equine medicine, surgery and complex lameness diagnosis; and provide wide ranging exposure…

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18 May 2019

TemporaryEnglish Language Education (ELE) within the Centre for Open Learning (COL) of the University of Edinburgh is one of the longest established centres in the UK with almost 40 years’ experience in running English language courses. We are looking for…

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20 May 2019

Job Title: Facilties Operation Manager Location: Edinburgh Salary: £40,792 £48,677 per annum We are seeking a dynamic Facilities Operations Manager who is ready for a new and exciting challenge. Information Services Group operates a wide range of library and IT…

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20 May 2019

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences HR Team at the University of Edinburgh are seeking to appoint either an HR Assistant or Senior HR Assistant, dependent on experience. The successful candidate will join a busy HR Operations team,…

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20 May 2019

Software Engineer (x 2) Central Edinburgh: Salary: £33,199 to £39,609 per annum Do you have a passion for working with the latest software stacks, love problem solving and/or creating innovative solutions? We are looking for enthusiastic engineers with a focus…

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14 May 2019

Part timeThe School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures (LLC) seeks a pro active and well organised individual to be responsible for writing and editing the Impact Case Study narratives submitted by the School to the next Research Excellence Framework (REF2021),…

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17 May 2019

EPCC is the UK’s leading centre for Supercomputing and Data Analytics. With the recent launch of the £661M Data Driven Innovation programme, a key part of the recently announced City Region Deal, EPCC is the delivery engine for a large…

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18 May 2019

The University of Edinburgh is the largest university in Scotland, is consistently ranked as one of the top 50 universities in the world and is 19th in the 2016 17 QS World University Rankings. Our strategic objectives encompass leadership in…

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12 May 2019

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to provide a professional customer focussed School reception service and administrative support as a member of the central School secretarial/administrative team. You will be able to work on your own initiative as…

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20 May 2019

The Careers Service has a vacancy for a full time Operations Administrator. The successful applicant will have excellent organisational skills and will join a Careers Service team comprising some 40 full and part time professional and support staff. The Operations…