The Division of Biosciences is recruiting a Senior Anatomy Technician to provide technical and admin support for the running of teaching and research-related activities taking place in the Anatomy Laboratory (AL) at UCL and to help with the daily lab organisation and junior technical staff and student supervision .
The post is available from August 2020.
The post holder must hold the British Institute of Embalmers Certificate or have equivalent experience to be considered for the role. Experience of working in an anatomy laboratory and preparing teaching specimens is also essential as is the ability to supervise team members and students in their daily duties and in performance, including the provision of feedback.
Full details on the role and the person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. Please ensure you read these carefully before applying for the post as candidates must meet all essential criteria to be considered.
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If you would like to discuss the post please contact Dr Wendy Birch, firstname.lastname@example.org
For any queries regarding the application process, please contact Biosciences Staffing on email@example.com and quote the reference 1871887.
The UCL Ways of Working for professional services supports colleagues to be successful and happy at UCL through sharing expectations around how we work – please see www.ucl.ac.uk/ways-of-working to find out more.
We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.
30 Sep 2020
Latest time for the submission of applications
Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.
This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff.
University of St Andrews - Faculty of Medicine - Head of Anatomy
United Kingdom, St Andrews
The University of St Andrews is Scotland’s first university and one of the oldest in the world. Consistently ranked among the top universities in the UK, St Andrews has an international reputation for the highest quality of research-led teaching built on its portfolio of world-leading research. Now in its seventh century, the University provides a uniquely stimulating environment which values the life of the mind across the Faculties of Science, Arts and Divinity, and Medicine.
The School of Medicine has a strong tradition of anatomical teaching, with a state-of-the-art dissecting room, and is consistently ranked highly in national student satisfaction surveys for the quality of its teaching, being first place in UK medical schools in 2019. In order to consolidate and continue this success, it now seeks an energetic and enthusiastic individual to lead the Anatomy Department and expand both teaching and research.
The successful candidate will be a senior academic and there is flexibility to appoint at Professor or Senior Lecturer level, depending on the successful candidate’s individual strengths and career stage. The appointment will be either Education Focused or Education and Research, depending on the preference of the successful candidate.
Candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to delivering high quality teaching within the broad field of Medicine and an international research reputation in Anatomy or Imaging. They will bring strong leadership skills and the ability to develop a long-term strategy for the Department; excellent teaching skills and experience of promoting knowledge exchange; and they will have a track record of attracting external funding and publishing research that strengthens or complements work in the School.
Candidates should hold a PhD in a cognate discipline and will be Licensed Teachers of Anatomy, with the ability to pursue research influence and impact, while attracting and recruiting outstanding graduate students. Capable of teaching the subject to undergraduate and taught postgraduate students from a wide range of backgrounds, they will also be able to play play an active role in building interdisciplinary links across and outwith the University, while supporting public engagement.
Applications are particularly welcome from women, people from the Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic communities and other protected characteristics who are under-represented in academic posts at the University.