Thursday, October 16, 2014

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Animal Nutrition

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Animal Nutrition
Post Ref No: S2901
College of Arts and Science
School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences
Salary: £31,343 - £45,954 per annum
Grade: H/I
Campus: Brackenhurst

Additional Information: Fixed Term maternity cover for 14 months
An exciting opportunity for a fixed term Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Animal Nutrition has arisen within the School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences at our Brackenhurst campus. The School is located in a 200-hectare estate near the attractive Minster town of Southwell. There is a range of fully equipped laboratories, a companion animal unit, veterinary nursing facility and equestrian centre as well as commercial beef and sheep herds.

The successful candidate will primarily teach on the animal science courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Subjects to be covered (both in theory and linked practical sessions) may include but are not limited to: 

· Nutrition of farm and companion animals.
· Basic nutritional biochemistry.
· Research in animal science including experimental design, basic laboratory skills, data analysis and evaluation.

The applicant sought for this post will hold a teaching qualification, be an experienced and highly motivated lecturer, and be well organised and able to work effectively as a member of the academic team. 
You will hold a postgraduate degree level qualification, be able to contribute to research activity within the School and have or be developing international networks.
You will need to be motivated, organised and able to take responsibility.
Additionally you need to have excellent communication skills and be able to work effectively with others.

Closing date: Sunday 2nd November 2014

Interview date: Tuesday 11th November 2014

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Heather Elston, Academic Team Leader - Animal and Equine Sciences, on +44 (0)115 848 5264, or via email

To submit an online application for this position please visit
Further application details are available at

If you require documentation in alternative formats (e.g. Braille, large print) please contact us at

Nottingham Trent University is committed to promoting equality and valuing diversity and we seek people who share those values.
Please note this role does not meet the UK Visas & Immigration requirements for sponsorship. Nottingham Trent University is unable to apply for sponsorship for any applicant not eligible to work in the UK and therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship under the Points Based
Immigration System.

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