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Research Fellowships in Plant Science at Durham University, UK
Applications are invited for Research Fellowships in Plant Science
within the School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences (SBBS), this
position is available for 5 years.
The successful applicants will have expertise in any aspect of plant
sciences e.g. evolutionary biology, ecology, cell biology, etc at any
scale e.g. from molecules to landscapes and have an internationally
competitive, and fundable, 5 year research programme plan.
It would be expected that the proposed research programme would also
foster collaboration with one or more of Durham University's Institutes
and Centres which have interests in plant science i.e. The Durham Centre
for Crop Improvement Technology (DCCIT: http://www.dur.ac.uk/dccit), the
Biophysical Sciences Institute (BSI: http://www.dur.ac.uk/bsi), The
Durham Energy Institute (DEI: http://www.dur.ac.uk/dei/) and Institute
of Hazard, Risk and Resilience (IHRR: http://www.dur.ac.uk/ihrr/).
Appointed Fellows may be offered a non-fixed term academic position at
the end of their Fellowship (offer is subject to performance and funding
For further details see: http://tinyurl.com/casq65a
Contact for informal enquiries: Professor Marc Knight
Application deadline is 8 August 2012 (apply at