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Lecturer in Bioscience

Department: School of Science, Technology & Health
Location: York
Salary: £38,205 to £46,974 per annum
Closing Date: Sunday 10 December 2023 at midnight
Interview Date: Friday 12 January 2024
Reference: 0445-23R

Full Time - Permanent 

Location: York


York St John is an ambitious, modern university at the heart of historic York and there has never been a more exciting time to join us. 

As one of the fastest growing universities in the U.K over recent years, we have a new strategy for the next decade, emphasising our commitment to widening opportunity through the power of education and contributing our talents to creating a fairer world, and a more prosperous region. We are putting inspirational learning and impactful research at the heart of this strategy, recognising our academic expertise as our greatest asset. 

The Role

We are seeking an enthusiastic, adaptable and motivated individual to join our Biomedical Science team in the School of Science, Technology & Health. Successful candidates will be able to contribute to developing and delivering teaching related to clinical genetics, genomics, transcriptomics, or proteomics. Experience in statistics or digital learning approaches would be welcomed. 

Required Skills and Experience

You will be near completion or hold a relevant PhD, be research active and have the potential to develop a record of publications. Please note that we also recognise approaches such as applied research, community-based research, activism, journalistic articles or Indigenous research and welcome applicants who have experience of these.

Further Information

This role is eligible for Skilled Worker Visa sponsorship.  For further information regarding this visa route please visit Skilled Worker visa: Overview - GOV.UK (

For informal enquiries please contact Toni Bailey via e-mail at

If you require a reasonable adjustment in order to apply for this position please contact  Within the application form there is an opportunity for you to request a reasonable adjustment at the interview stage of the process, however if you wish to discuss this in further detail at any point  in the process please do not hesitate to contact us.

We offer a range of family friendly and inclusive policies and facilities to support staff from different backgrounds. As part of our commitment to providing an inclusive working environment, consideration is given to all requests for job share or flexible working arrangements. 

Please note that CVs are not accepted in place of the application form.

Our benefits package

We offer a wide range of employee benefits including - 

- Excellent annual leave entitlement, including five discretionary university closure days over the Christmas period

- Pension scheme

- Health Cash Plan after six months service

- Employee Assistance Programme

- Relocation expenses package for certain roles

- Visa loan scheme

Further information about life at YSJ

Read more about our culture, inclusive community, working arrangements and benefits for York St John employees here.  

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We are committed to managing and reducing our environmental impact and to promoting sustainable development wherever we can, read more here.

Closing Date - Sunday 10 December 2023 at midnight

Provisional Interview Date - Friday 12 January 2024

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