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United Kingdom vacancies
Ref no. Job title Location Closing date
IRC11229 INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY - Security Supervisor Edinburgh
IRC11131 Mental Health Advisor Edinburgh
IRC11013 Management Accountant - Professional Services/Campus Services Edinburgh
IRC11410 INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY Procurement and Systems Officer Edinburgh
IRC10709 Research Development Advisor Edinburgh
IRC10929 Duty Manager Edinburgh
IRC10809 Research Associate in Computational Fluid Dynamics in Chemical Reaction Systems Edinburgh
IRC9068 Senior Technician - Aquarium Edinburgh
IRC11020 Apprentice Joiner Edinburgh
IRC11016 Apprentice Mechanical Engineer Edinburgh
IRC11015 Apprentice Painter Edinburgh
IRC10735 INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY Communications Officer (0.6 FTE) Edinburgh
IRC11132 INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY Counsellor Edinburgh
IRC11088 Enterprise Outreach Executive Edinburgh
IRC11429 Research Institute Secretary 0.6 Part-time (21 hours per week) Edinburgh
IRC11150 Research Associate in NanoSafety Edinburgh
IRC11151 Research Associate in NanoSafety - 36 month contract 50% FTE Edinburgh
IRC11249 Project Manager for the Quantum Photonics Laboratory ? 12 month contract Edinburgh
IRC11130 Research Associate in Carbon Dioxide Capture Edinburgh
IRC11195 Assistant Professor of Strategy, Innovation and Technology Management Edinburgh
IRC11176 PDRA 1 - DETECT - Risk of CO2 leaking along fractures Edinburgh
IRC11252 PDRA 2 - DETECT - Determining risk of CO2 leakage Edinburgh
IRC11110 Administrator (Teaching & Learning Support) (Maternity Cover) Edinburgh
IRC11451 Assistant/Associate Professor in Electromagnetics, Microwave and/or Antenna Engineering Edinburgh
IRC11448 Assistant/Associate Professor in Signal and Image Processing Edinburgh
IRC11452 Assistant/Associate Professor in Telecommunications Edinburgh
IRC9709 Associate Professor/Professor - Physical Geography/Environmental Sciences Edinburgh
IRC10992 INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY Assistant Manager - Research Grants Edinburgh

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