Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Application start and end date: 
16th March 2015 to 20th April 2015
Hours: 
Full time
Sectors: 
Academic
Salary/benefits: 
£30,434
Country: 
United Kingdom
Contract type: 
Fixed Term
Description: 

University of York needs a postdoctoral researcher with chemical/ecological experience to work in the broad area of earthworm ecology and ecosystem services.  This post will support Professor Hodson’s research whilst he is Head of Department and will complement and extend existing NERC funded projects.

You will have:

  • a PhD in a relevant discipline with a significant experimental and analytical component or equivalent experience experience in one or more of the following: soil analysis/earthworm ecology/quantification of ecosystem services 
  • good written and verbal communication skills 
  • the ambition and initiative to identify and pursue exciting research opportunities

 The post is available for a period of 46 months from November 2015.