Vacancy: Technician in Animal Behavioural Welfare at the University of Lincoln

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Technician in Animal Behavioural Welfare

Reference: COS742

Please note this post is part time at 25.5 hours per week and fixed term for 10 months

Location: Lincoln
Faculty / Function: School of Life Sciences
Salary: From £23,754 pro rata
Closing Date: Thursday 26 March 2020
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Contracted Hours per week: Part Time (25.5 hours per week)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Technician to join the Animal Behaviour, Cognition and Welfare Research Group at the University of Lincoln. The post will be part of a project examining the impact of changes in the environment on dog performance and will be available from 01/05/2020 or possibly earlier for a duration of up to 10 months.

Applicant Profile

You will be experienced in training dogs, communicating via digital media, conducting behavioural experiments and processing behavioural and physiological data using coding programmes such as BORIS.

The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, ambitious institution and you will be working in the heart of a thriving, beautiful, safe and friendly city. The Schools provide a stimulating environment for academic research, and are based in high quality, newly developed facilities.

If you would like to know more about this opportunity please contact either Professor Anna Wilkinson (, Professor Daniel Mills ( or Dr Carl Sousbury (csoulsbury@lincoln).


As an institutional Athena SWAN Bronze Award holder we are committed to advancing gender equality in STEM, therefore female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

This position does not fulfil the UK Visas & Immigration sponsorship criteria for Tier 2.