Staff Vacancies


Part-time Receptionist

Salary: Grade 3: 18,031 - 20,781 p.a. (pro rata)

We would like to appoint a part-time Receptionist to join our facilities team to start as soon as possible. Your role will be to carry out the full range of reception duties as well as supporting the Building Services Manager. The successful applicant will enjoy meeting people, be well organised and have some experience of working in a service orientated environment.

This post is for 15.75 hours per week, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 12.00 – 5.15 pm.

Flexibility to cover annual leave and other absences would be desirable.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Monday 27 April 2015 can be considered.

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Senior Analyst/Programmer

Salary: Grade 8: 38,511 - 45,954 p.a


The Malaria Atlas Project (MAP) is looking for a Senior Analyst/Programmer with significant technical experience of application development, database design, ETL, and web services. Experience needs to be both within project and support environments, with strong evidence of commitment to standards and documentation. The postholder will also be expected to mentor and on occasion direct the work of other staff.

MAP brings together researchers based around the world to generate innovative methods of mapping malaria risk. Ultimately our goal is to produce a comprehensive range of maps and estimates that will support effective planning of malaria control at national and international scales.

Aptitude, attitude, ability, and flexibility are the most important criteria. The job will be varied, covering both new bespoke development and support (bug-fixes and enhancements) on existing systems.

The starting salary will depend on skills and experience. The post is available in the first instance as a secondment for either 6 months or 1 year, to be agreed.

Only applications received by no later than 12.00 noon on Monday 11 May 2015 can be considered. Please upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.

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Departmental Lecturer in Evolutionary Ecology

Salary: Grade 7: 30,434 - 37,394 p.a.

Applications are invited for the post of Departmental Lecturer in Evolutionary Ecology in the Department of Zoology, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS. The start date is 1 October 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter.

This is a role that combines responsibility for teaching a component of the Biological Sciences undergraduate degree course with the opportunity to conduct research in collaboration with current academic members of the department.

The Departmental Lecturer will contribute to teaching Evolutionary Ecology including contributing to field courses - with an emphasis on vertebrate field ecology - and contributing to lecture courses in Animal Behaviour, Behavioural, Ecology and/or Evolutionary Ecology. The postholder will provide guidance to technicians and demonstrators who assist with field courses.

Candidates should have a PhD and research specialisation in a relevant field and an excellent research and publication record commensurate with career stage.

This post is fixed-term for 4 years.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application (Ref 118118).

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Wednesday 27 May 2015 will be considered.

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