Opening For Professor of Evolution and Ecology

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Opening For Professor of Evolution and Ecology

Professor of Evolution and Ecology
University of Lincoln -College of Science - School of Life Sciences
Lead thinking. Lead improvement. Lead progress.
Salary: Competitive with generous benefits
Post reference: COS075
The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, ambitious institution based in high quality, newly developed facilities. We are in the heart of a thriving, beautiful, safe and friendly city.
The University of Lincoln opened a School of Life Sciences in 2012 within a College of Science that also contains the Schools of Pharmacy, Engineering, Computer Science and Chemistry and will soon include Mathematics and Physics. As part of a major programme of investment we have recently recruited 21 outstanding and inspirational men and women with the research excellence, drive and ambition to be leaders in their chosen fields, who joined a strong team of established staff. We can now offer a very exciting interdisciplinary and supportive environment for providing excellence in research and teaching. In 2014 we will move to two newly refurbished and equipped science buildings, part of the University’s substantial commitment to provide the science infrastructure to match our ambition.
We now wish to recruit to further positions and are seeking a Professor to lead the Evolution and Ecology research group, contributing research expertise and a positive approach to teaching, in areas relevant to existing strengths. Successful candidates will have an international reputation in their field, based on a strong record of research funding and research outputs that consistently reach high levels of excellence.
Academics in Life Sciences ( are driving forward research in diverse areas within six core research groups. The Evolution and Ecology research group includes an ambitious and excellent team of early career and more experienced staff with interests including sensory biology, macroecology, molecular ecology and palaeontology. Professorial leadership is sought to maximise the potential of this group, and to contribute to our ambition to become a top 40 university.    
If you would like to be part of shaping our world-class vision and would like to know more about this opportunity, please contact Dr Libby John, Head of School (01522 88 6808 or or Professor Daniel Mills, School Director of Research (01522 83 5356 or . 
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If you have any queries please email  or telephone 01522 886 775. Please quote the job reference number and title in all correspondence.
Closing date: 18th May 2014