For almost 525 years, the University of Aberdeen has been ‘open to all and dedicated to the pursuit of truth in the service of others’. We are now recruiting over 60 academic positions - from Lecturers to Professors - to help us continue to fulfil this inspiring and compelling foundational purpose.

Located in Scotland, and associated with five Nobel Prizes, the University of Aberdeen is a broad based, research-intensive University with academic strengths that lie across several research areas including:

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  • Health
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  • Humanities and Law

The University has been credited for its international reach, influence on national policy and its commercialisation of research ideas into spin out companies. In recognition of our world -leading and life changing research, we were awarded The Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education in 2018. 

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Research Fellow, Medicine, Medical Sciences & Nutrition

The Health Services Research Unit (HSRU) has a national remit to research the best ways to provide health care, and to build capacity in health services research.The Unit is supported by the Chief Scientist Office (CSO) of the Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates, the University of Aberdeen and competitive grant income.

School/Section: Medicine, Medical Sciences & Nutrition
Division: Institute of Applied Health Sciences
Staff Category: Research
Position Type: Full Time
Grade: Grade 6
Salary: £33,797 - £40,323
Ref No: HSR052R
Closing Date: 08-JUL-2020

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Lecturer (Teaching and Scholarship), Natural & Computing Sciences

The Department of Computing Science, within the School of Natural and Computing Sciences at the University of Aberdeen is looking to hire two Lecturers (Teaching & Scholarship) on a 1 year fixed term basis.

School/Section: Natural & Computing Sciences
Division: Computing Science
Staff Category: Academic
Position Type: Full Time
Grade: Grade 7
Salary: £41,526 - £49,552
Ref No: NCS164A
Closing Date: 30-JUL-2020

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SCREDS Clinical Lecturer in Paediatrics, Medicine, Medical Sciences & Nutrition

The University of Aberdeen is committed to the Scottish Clinical Research Excellence Development Scheme and the long-term aim of nurturing and developing future clinical academic leaders.

School/Section: Medicine, Medical Sciences & Nutrition
Division: Unspecified
Staff Category: Academic
Position Type: Full Time
Grade: Clinical Lecturer
Salary: £34,978 - £61,865
Ref No: ROW068A
Closing Date: 21-JUL-2020

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Teaching Fellow, Divinity, History & Philosophy

The School wishes to appoint a 9-month Part- Time Teaching Fellow (0.8 FTE) in the History of Art Department from 1 September 2020. 

School/Section: Divinity, History & Philosophy
Division: History of Art
Staff Category: Academic
Position Type: Part Time
Grade: Grade 6
Salary: £33,797 - £40,323
Ref No: DHP093A
Closing Date: 03-JUL-2020

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Lecturer (Scholarship) in Archaeology, Geosciences

Part of the School of Geosciences, the Department of Archaeology at Aberdeen is seeking support to deliver a wide-ranging Archaeology programme through the appointment of a Lecturer in Archaeology appointment. The position will replace Dr Rick Knecht who has been awarded a prestigious Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowship and will be on sabbatical for the duration of the appointment from Autumn 2020 for a period three years. Applications are welcome from individuals with experience in teaching Archaeology, and who are ideally a specialist in the archaeology of northern regions, in fitting with our departmental ‘Archaeology of the North’ profile. Applications from candidates with an Arctic focus are particularly encouraged, aligning with Dr Knecht’s specialisms. Applications that demonstrate a practical fieldwork and/or lab-based element to their profile would also be desirable. The main responsibilities for the new Lecturer will include developing and delivering high quality undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. Candidates should be experienced at communicating to a variety of different audiences, be able to work as part of a team, and be willing to work collaboratively with colleagues in Archaeology and other disciplines in the School and University.

School/Section: Geosciences
Division: Archaeology
Staff Category: Academic
Position Type: Part Time
Grade: Grade 7
Salary: £41,526 - £49,552
Ref No: GEO392A
Closing Date: 04-JUL-2020

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