University of Dundee

The University of Dundee is one of the leading universities in Europe for research in Life Sciences. In the most recent UK-wide assessment of research quality in UK higher education institutions – REF2014 –Dundee was ranked the top University in Biological Sciences. More recent rankings widely recognized as indicators of scientific excellence place Dundee high in their rankings. The 2017 QS World University Rankings in Biological Sciences place Dundee 5th in the UK, 8th in Europe and 39th in the World as judged by ‘citations-per-paper’, one of the most widely recognized metrics of scientific excellence. This year’s ‘The State of Innovation’ report by Clarivate Analytics ranks Dundee as the most influential scientific research institution in the world for pharmaceuticals for the period 2006-16. The School enjoys a reputation as one of the most dynamic international centres for molecular cell biology, with outstanding laboratory and technology facilities.

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Part-Time Clerical Assistant (0.34 FTE)

We are looking to employ a part-time Clerical Assistant in the School of Life Sciences Learning & Teaching. The post will be fixed term for one year. The appointee will be part of the School’s clerical support team. Duties will include supporting the student administration function within School of Learning & Teaching including data input, updating spreadsheets, general administration, covering Reception in absence.

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Lecturer in Medical Art (Teaching & Scholarship) – Maternity Leave Cover

The Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification in the College of Life Sciences wishes to recruit a full time lecturer in medical art to cover maternity leave for 8 months. 

The candidate will participate in the delivery of high quality taught postgraduate programmes in Forensic & Medical Art and related subjects and will have a supporting role in forensic and historical case work, which is undertaken within this Centre. 

Biology Project Coordinator, TB Lead Optimisation Team

The Drug Discovery Unit (DDU) (see is a fully integrated drug discovery operation based within a world class Life Sciences research environment. Its remit is to complement BioPharma activities by tackling both neglected diseases and early stage small molecule validation of novel drug targets across a range of potential therapeutic areas.