Job ID: 119039

Lecturer in Physiology

Position: Group Leader

Deadline: 2 June 2024

Contract Length: tenured

City: Bristol

Country: United Kingdom

Institution: University of Bristol

Department: School of Physiology, Pharmacology & Neuroscience


The School of Physiology, Pharmacology, and Neuroscience at the University of Bristol is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Physiology (ACAD107454). You are expected to have a track record of high-quality research in that focuses on using in vivo approaches to investigate systems/integrative physiology or experimental medicine. This may be applied to: exercise, metabolism and nutrition; cardiopulmonary control; thermoregulation; autonomic control of organ dysfunction in health and disease; or metabolomic investigations of clinical disorders that can link into our research themes including (but not limited to) cardiovascular, respiratory gastrointestinal and renal conditions, diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis. An interest in the development of bio-informatic approaches would be desirable, as would development of research programmes with clinical academic researchers if appropriate.

You will join a collegial, supportive department with a vibrant research environment and a passion for excellence in research and teaching.

The recruitment of this additional post is due to the growth of the School where we have appointed 9 research staff since 2021.

The School holds a departmental Bronze Athena SWAN Award. We are committed to equal opportunities and to selection on merit and are constantly striving to create and sustain a diverse and inclusive culture. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities, and we particularly encourage application from groups who are under-represented in STEM. We are also happy to consider flexible working options for those with caring responsibilities.

For informal enquiries please contact Professor Hugh Piggins, Head of School via

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