The University of York’s Wolfson Atmospheric Chemistry Laboratories (WACL) wish to recruit a Network Manager to oversee an exciting new research network, the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Air Quality Network+ (SAQN+), which aims to establish a multidisciplinary community that can leverage STFC research and capabilities to address air quality challenges.
WACL are the largest dedicated atmospheric chemistry facilities in the UK. Home to more than 65 researchers with interests in all aspects of atmospheric chemistry. WACL supports an exceptional working environment, providing access to state of the art facilities and a wide range of interdisciplinary expertise.
The Department of Chemistry is one of the largest and most successful academic departments at York, placed in the top ten UK for Research Power by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework exercise (REF). We strive to provide a working environment that allows all staff and students to contribute fully, to flourish, and to excel. We are proud of our Athena SWAN Gold Award.
This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in delivering a national research network in the area of air quality. You will be actively involved in developing and managing the SAQN+’s activities, governance and reporting, establishing the network, growing its membership and promoting its activities to a wide range of stakeholders. You will work with the project team to organise events and run small project funding calls to establish new collaborations and partnerships, facilitating genuinely interdisciplinary research that can deliver real air quality improvements. You will manage the network budgets and administration, supporting the project PI and wider project team. As a key member of the SAQN+ Leadership and Management Group you will actively contribute to generating ideas, driving progress and coordinating delivery, evaluation and reporting against agreed project outcomes.
You will be based in WACL but will be required to work with collaborating investigators and stakeholders across the UK.
Skills, Experience & Qualifications
Informal enquiries to Dr Sarah Moller (firstname.lastname@example.org).
This post is available part-time for 25.9 (0.7 FTE) a week, on a fixed term basis until 30 June 2023.
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