lundi 1 février 2010

Research Associate

We require a post doctoral Research Associate to continue a project on the welfare of commercially farmed ducks for one year from 1 March 2010. The major part of the work will involve evaluation of duck behaviour in duck-rearing facilities and measurements made in commercial duck housing. The Research Associate will be based at the Centre for Animal Welfare and Anthrozoology, Department of Veterinary Medicine with Professor D.M. Broom and colleagues.

Preference will be given to applicants who have been awarded or submitted their Ph.D. Applicants should have a driving licence as some travel will be necessary. The salary will be £27,183 to £35,469.

Further particulars are available at:_

Applicants should supply the following:

o Letter of application stating areas of interest
o Curriculum Vitae, with the names and contact details of three referees
o A completed application form PD18, (parts one and three only) available from the Melissa Large on 01223 337055 or from:

Applications should be sent to Melissa Large, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES as soon as possible. Applications can be made via email to_ with the above documents as word attachments.