Assistant Professor of Microbiology
University of Nottingham, Microbiology, Brewing & Biotechnology
United Kingdom

Assistant Professor of Microbiology


Closing Date
Friday, 23rd August 2019

Job Type
Research & Teaching

Microbiology, Brewing & Biotechnology

£36261 to £48677 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

The University of Nottingham has both teaching and research interests in the microbial sciences with an emphasis on food production in the School of Biosciences – from farm to fork and beyond.


Teaching into both Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes the role holder will contribute to the delivery of cutting edge teaching in the areas of Microbiology and Biotechnology. Their research portfolio will align to the strengths of the current foci within the group on all aspects of microbiology, which includes animal disease, food-borne disease, zoonoses, environmental microbiology, fermentation technology and the developing area of the gut microbiota.


We are seeking applications from people with a PhD in microbiology or related subject, with proven ability to produce high quality research in microbiology and to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in relevant subjects.


This role is offered on a permanent basis. Hours of work are full time (36.25 hours). Job share arrangements may be considered.


Informal enquiries may be addressed to Prof Ian Connerton, tel: 0115 9516119 Or email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.


Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit;


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