This joint appointment is part of a strategic alliance between the University and the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences (Cefas), a government research and consultancy agency responsible for all aspects of the management of the marine environment. The lecturer will develop their own research programme on services provided by marine ecosystems; facilitate research interactions between the two organisations; and contribute to teaching in areas such as ecosystem services, marine science, environmental economics and management. They will be employed by the School of Environmental Sciences at UEA, but will spend some time working at Cefas laboratories in Lowestoft and Weymouth.
The successful candidate will have a PhD or equivalent experience relevant to the study of marine ecosystem services and have demonstrated an ability to communicate and collaborate with researchers from other disciplinary backgrounds. Publications in international scientific journals that demonstrate international excellence and world leading impact, is essential.
Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 27 January 2012.
Further particulars and an application form are available on our website: http://www.uea.ac.uk/hr/jobs/ or Tel. 01603 593493.
University of East Anglia – School of Environmental Sciences
£37,990 to £44,016 per annum