Associate Professor/Professor in Animal Welfare and Ethics

48327.00 - 55998.00 GBP Annual
23 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate Professor/Professor in Animal Welfare and Ethics

Post Ref No: S3803

College of Science and Technology

School of Animal, Rural, and Environmental Sciences

Salary: See special conditions

Brackenhurst Campus

Special Conditions:

Salary information

Associate Professor Band GBP48,327 - GBP55,998 per annum

Professor Band 1 GBP61,057 - GBP65,162 per annum

Professor Band 2 GBP67,727 - GBP72,858 per annum

Professor Band 3 GBP78,502 - GBP86,198 per annum

Nottingham Trent University's new strategic vision focuses on creating the University of the Future. We intend to transform the lives of our students and through them the world in which we live. We are making major investments in academic talent over the next three years across research, teaching and business engagement. We have confidence in the creativity and commitment of our academic staff and working together we will achieve our ambitions.

The School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences has a proud agricultural heritage. We require a high calibre individual who has expert knowledge in animal welfare and ethics, or in a specialism of animal science, with expert knowledge within a field that is complementary to the research activities of the Animal Behaviour, Performance and Welfare Research Group in the School. You will also require experience of conducting ethical reviews and seeking ethical approval for research in line with regulatory procedures.

The School is currently pursuing an ambitious research plan with the aim of building on current strengths, supporting developments in emerging areas and increasing the quality and reach of its research. Our aim is to achieve sustainable growth in the quality, volume and applicability of our research.

We are seeking to appoint an Associate Professor or Professor in Animal Welfare and Ethics to lead the development, contribute to and oversee the implementation of the academic area research plan.

If you are ready to take on this exciting leadership opportunity, you will find further information and details of how to apply below.

Please submit a single document to include a full CV, a Teaching Statement, a Research Statement and a Covering Letter addressing your suitability for the role outlined in the associated Job Description and Person Specification. If the 1MB file size restriction makes this difficult or impossible, please email all your supporting documentation to

When completing your application, please ensure that you identify which level you wish to be considered for; Associate Professor or Professor.

Closing date: 23 July 2017

For any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact:

Dr Carol Hall, Reader in Equitation Science, School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences on + 44 (0), or Professor Robert Mortimer, Dean of the School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences on + 44 (0).

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