Opening For Chair in Bioinformatics University of Nottingham

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Opening For Chair in Bioinformatics University of Nottingham

 Location: Sutton Bonnington
 
Salary: Salary is negotiable depending on skills and experience and will be within the professorial range, minimum £57,031 per annum
 
The School of Veterinary Medicine and Science is looking for an outstanding individual to continue to lead research and teaching at the University of Nottingham’s Sutton Bonington campus.
 
We are looking for a research leader to share and develop our vision and be able to innovate and seize opportunities. A willingness to collaborate with other colleagues within the School and other Schools within the University and to play a key role throughout the academic community at Nottingham is essential.
 
The veterinary world is facing new challenges and it is our aim to equip graduates with the diagnostic, medical and surgical skills required to succeed in a changing world. We provide a progressive, dynamic environment which delivers an outstanding learning experience drawing upon leading-edge teaching methods and the latest research advances. We offer an exciting and innovative five-year degree course which is designed with clinical outcomes in mind and is based upon excellence in teaching informed by scientific research.
 
The School of Veterinary Medicine and Science (SVMS) is dedicated to improving the well-being of animals and people through world-leading innovative research and technology transfer in basic, applied and clinical sciences. 
 
The mission for research in the School is:
 
To carry out world-leading basic, applied and clinical research to improve animal and public health and welfare, enhance clinical practice and improve the economic efficiency of animal production.
To apply and transfer knowledge, concepts and technology to improve society and the economy, ensuring our research is relevant to our stakeholders; veterinarians, the scientific community, pet owners, the farming industry, the pharmaceutical industry, the UK and European governments and their agencies and bodies, students and the wider public.
To deliver high quality research as a key component of the undergraduate course.
The successful applicant will be integral to the development of the School’s various research, thus vision, drive, leadership and innovation are essential. Identifying and promoting key research areas will be a pivotal role and applicants are expected to have a track record in this, as well as having an international reputation in the application of computational science to biological research. Originality and research foresight are essential.
 
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Profs. G. England, or J. Leigh, tel: 0115 951 6411 or email: gary.england@nottingham.ac.uk, or james.leigh@nottingham.ac.uk   Please note that applications sent directly to these email addresses will not be accepted.
 
Applications
 
In addition to the on-line application form candidates should submit a CV which gives details of academic qualifications, including class of first degree, a career summary and a full list of publications and research grants. A statement of not more than 500 words on your research plan and how this integrates with existing University of Nottingham activities is also required.
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