Principal Scientific Officer - Immunology - Belfast

Recruiter
Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI)
Location
Belfast
Salary
47749.00 - 52334.00 GBP Annual
Posted
03 Jul 2017
Closes
25 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Principal Scientific Officer - Immunology
REF:
IRC219389
SALARY: GBP47,749 - GBP52,334
LOCATION: AFBI Stormont. Belfast

This position offers the opportunity to join a well-established and multi-disciplinary scientific group and to lead the Immunology work area within the Bacteriology Branch. It is anticipated that the work will initially focus on current programmes relating to the immunology and pathogenesis of important mycobacterial diseases of cattle (bovine tuberculosis and bovine paratuberculosis). The post holder will also be expected to collaborate productively with researchers in the Virology Branch and across other Branches, who have similar immunology interests, and to build upon linkages with other academic groups and centres of excellence.

Further appointments may be made from this competition should AFBI positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.

For more detailed information and to apply, please click on the 'Apply' button.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:

HRConnect, PO Box 1089, The Metro Building, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW.

Telephone: 0800 1 . Email:

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC219389.

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Monday 24th July 2017.

Applications are particularly welcomed from Roman Catholics and Females as these groups are currently under-represented within AFBI.

AFBI is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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