Friday, 19 September 2014

job posting Tasso Leventis Professorship of Biodiversity Merton College, Oxford

Tasso Leventis Professorship of Biodiversity
The Tasso Leventis Professorship of Biodiversity is endowed by a generous benefaction from the Tasso Leventis Conservation Foundation; it is based in the Department of Zoology in association with Merton College, Oxford. The Professor will provide leadership in research and teaching in biodiversity and in the application of research findings to the problems which face ecologists, policymakers and humankind in general. The successful candidate will have a strong international reputation for research in biodiversity or conservation biology, and the ability to build, maintain and manage a substantial research team. Start date: 1 January 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Deadline for applications: 29 September 2014.
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Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.
Committed to equality and valuing diversity