Lecturer in Food Science

Location
Aberystwyth, Ceredigion (Sir Ceredigion)
Salary
Grade 7: £36,261 - £39,609 per annum
Posted
10 Apr 2019
Closes
08 May 2019
Ref
IBERS.19.2545
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in Food Science

Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences

36.5 hours per week

Fixed term 2 September 2019 to 31 March 2023

Grade 7: £36,261 - £39,609 per annum

To promote a flexible workforce, the University will consider applications from individuals seeking full time, part time, job share, or term time only working arrangements.

We are seeking to recruit a committed and creative individual to develop and deliver postgraduate training looking at the new and emerging areas of food science, food processing and nutrition. The post-holder will be responsible for the development and delivery of high quality postgraduate distance learning and workshop based modules as part of the Welsh BioInnovation programme which is part funded by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government.

This role, embedded in IBERS, will focus on reviewing and harvesting new high level knowledge from researchers within IBERS and a network of additional academic, institutional and industry sources. This will be done in line with priorities set by the Welsh BioInnovation Advisory Group and the wider industry. The main focus of the role will be to provide a route for agri-food professionals to update their knowledge and gain qualifications via distance learning.

Ref: IBERS.19.2545

Closing Date: 12 May 2019

Interview Date: 28 May 2019

We are a Bilingual Institution which complies with the Welsh Language Standards and is committed to Equal Opportunities.  You are welcome to apply for any vacancy in Welsh or English and any application submitted will be treated equally.

APPOINTMENTS ARE NORMALLY MADE WITHIN 4-8 WEEKS OF THE CLOSING DATE.