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Research Assistant (Temporary 36 months)

£20,700 - £24,800
Closing date: 
Monday 27 May 2019

We are seeking an enthusiastic and conscientious individual to join our team to support for a DEFRA-VMD funded project in Ruminant Helminthology.

Working closely with external partners you will play an important role in sustainable helminth control in UK cattle and sheep farms and inform methods and guidelines related to evidence-based work control in ruminants.

You will be hard working, enthusiastic with an interest in ruminant helminthology and parasitology techniques, with experience faecal egg count tests and nematode identification. 


Full details of this role including the job description and person specification are included in our application pack on our website.

Please complete the declaration and equal opportunities forms within the pack and return them with your application.

If you wish to obtain further information of the project, please email HR@moredun.ac.uk with details of your enquiry. 

Email: CV, covering letter, completed declaration and equal opportunities forms to HR@Moredun.ac.uk

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