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Research Integrity and Governance Officer

Research and Innovation Office

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £26,254 to £28,676 per annum pro rata (0.8 FTE)
Post Type:  Part Time
Advert Placed:  Thursday 18 June 2020
Closing Date:  Sunday 19 July 2020
Interview Date:  Monday 03 August 2020
Reference:  025720

The University of Surrey is a global community of ideas and people, dedicated to life-changing education and research.  We are a world-class, research-led University committed to research excellence.  Our research seeks to answer global challenges, drive innovation and deliver real-world impact.  We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team of Research & Innovation service professionals.

As Research Integrity and Governance Officer, you will undertake a key supportive role that is part of the University’s research governance framework.  You will use your professional experience to foster and embed a thriving culture of research integrity across the University, and will be providing advice and guidance to staff in all matters relating to research governance including integrity, ethics and regulatory compliance. You will also support and inform the development of governance policies to ensure best practice and adherence to changes in the external environment.

Therefore you will have:

· Experience of Higher Education research environment

· Experience of planning and progressing work activities within general guidelines, using initiative and judgement

· Experience of giving presentation and coordinating workshops with the ability to present information at different levels to both individuals and groups of staff

· Experience of ethics approval processes, ideally within a Higher Education or National Health Service setting.

· Awareness and understanding of the Concordat for Research Integrity.

In addition to salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities.  Benefits package includes pension scheme, child care assistance and discounted membership to our world-renowned Surrey Sports Park.

For informal enquiries please contact Dr Julie Merriman-Jones via

The closing date for this post is 19 July 2020.

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