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Dynamics Research Scientist

Posted: 8 Jan 2020 Closes: 9 Feb 2020
Exeter, GB Salary DOE
Permanent & Full-time met-office/20200108133332
Salary Information:Senior Scientist: £36,684 - £40,352 pa*Scientist: £30,325 to £33,260 pa*Foundation Scientist: 23,673 - 26,119 pa**Salary quoted is based on full-time salary (37 hours) and 27.5 days annual leave and 8 bank holidays.Background:The foundation of the Met Office's success in operational numerical weather and climate prediction is its...

Learning Programme Science Teacher (Part time, 28.8 hrs per week)

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 19 Jan 2020
London £26,500
Permanent & Part-time defra/20200107183346
Looking for a challenge in teaching? This is a unique opportunity to work in a diverse, inspirational and exciting learning environment.Schools are integral to our work and vision, with abroad curriculum linked programme for visiting schools which spans Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Tertiary education (100,000+ participants per annum). Our ai...

Lead Science App Developer

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 26 Jan 2020
London £38,000 - £45,404
Permanent & Full-time defra/20200107182219
Are you interested in working with modern cloud-based technologies to develop new scientific software?The applications you develop will work towards making Kew the world authoritative source for plant and fungal information. In this position you'll be leading on developing user-friendly data-driven web interfaces and APIs.

Project Manager - Underutilised plants & fungi of Colombia (Wakehurst)

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 19 Jan 2020
London £38,200 - £45,404
Fixed term & Full time defra/20200107182020
In 2017, we launched the Kew-Colombia Bio Programme, to understand and promote the sustainable use of Colombian plant and fungal diversity. Since then, Kew has led several projects in this country. With funding from the Newton-Caldas Fund, delivered by the British Council, RBG Kew delivered “ColPlantA - Colombian resources for Plants made Accessibl...

Research Assistant - Darwin Tree of Life Project (Fixed term for 2 years)

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 19 Jan 2020
London £26,500
Fixed term & Full time defra/20200107181729
You will join Kew’s science staff as a research assistant, conducting lab and field work and contributing towards producing outstanding research within the Darwin Tree of Life (DTOL) project. You will be part of the Comparative Fungal Biology team (part of the Comparative Plant and Fungal Biology department) that works closely with the other mycolo...

Outreach Officer - Plant and Fungal Trees of Life Project (14.4 hrs/week)

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 19 Jan 2020
London £26,500
Fixed term & Full time defra/20200107181533
You will join Kew’s science staff as an Outreach Officer, conducting outreach, science communication and citizen science work within the Discovering the Fungal Tree of Life (PAFTOL) project.You will be part of the Comparative Fungal Biology team (part of the Comparative Plant and Fungal Biology department) that works closely with the other mycology...

Quantitative Ecologist - Natural Capital Research (Wakehurst, West Sussex)

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 3 Feb 2020
South East £38,200 - £42,000
Fixed term & Full time defra/20200107180847
This new role is a compelling opportunity to connect people, science and landscape at Kew’s wild botanic garden, Wakehurst working across RBG Kew and the disciplines of science and land management.Wakehurst is a 211 Ha (535 acre) site interwoven with designed and wild landscapes from formal horticulture to exotic collections and nature reserves. Es...

Grow Wild Communications Executive (18 hours per week)

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 20 Jan 2020
London £32,000 - £34,000
Fixed term & Full time defra/20200107180645
Join our award-winning team. We engage people across the UK to achieve environmental and wellbeing benefits – and we need a creative and skilled communications led.Our new executive will deliver promotions online and on-the-ground to inspire target audiences to take part in Grow Wild activities about UK native plants and fungi. We focus on youth-le...

Training Coordinator - Seed Conservation Projects (Wakehurst, West Sussex)

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 7 Mar 2020
South East £26,500 - £26,500
Fixed term & Full time defra/20200107175848
This is an exciting opportunity to join and contribute to the activities of the Global Tree Seed Bank Project as it enters a new phase, having successfully secured funding for a further three years.The Training Coordinator will deliver the training and capacity building objectives of the project, including the internationally recognised seed conser...

Bioinformatics Developer, Plant & Fungal Trees of Life Project

Posted: 7 Jan 2020 Closes: 3 Feb 2020
London £34,933 - £37,865
Permanent & Full-time defra/20200107175615
It’s a very exciting time to join Kew Science and the PAFTOL project; one of Kew Science’s Strategic outputs for 2015-2020. This ambitious project aims to complete the tree of life for all plant and fungal genera using high throughput sequencing data, and provide a unifying framework for comparative plant and fungal research.