Research Office Administrator - Ref: 2855
(16 January 2009)
The Department of Geography is looking for a Research Office Administrator to manage the support of the department’s portfolio of research activities, based in the Department of Geography which is situated on the Science Laboratories Site, South Road, Durham. It is one of the World’s leading Geography Departments, with 58 academic staff, around 20 postdoctoral researchers, over 100 postgraduate students and 600 undergraduate students. It has an active portfolio of around £7million in research grant income. It was one of only a very small number of UK Departments to be awarded both the status of “Excellent” for the quality of its teaching and the highest grading in the last national assessment of University research. This post will provide leadership for the Department’s Research Office, including strategic support for the Director of Research Committee and Director of Research Postgraduate Committee.
Salary: From £29,704
Closing Date: 13th February 2009