Research Coordinator

Department of Engineering

University of Cambridge, Trinity Ln, Cambridge, UK


  • Posted on: 09th Feb 2021
  • Salary: £26,715-£30,942
  • REF: NM25639
  • Closes: 02nd March 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Research Coordinator to support and coordinate the activities of the Cambridge ELLIS unit. ELLIS (European Laboratory for Learning and Intelligent Systems, is a European AI network of excellence putting together the best researchers in machine learning in Europe. It focuses on fundamental science, technical innovation and societal impact.

The Cambridge ELLIS unit is a unit within this newly created ELLIS network and is based within the Information Engineering Division at the Department of Engineering’s Trumpington Street site. By coordinating and supporting the activities of the unit, the Research Coordinator will help it achieve the scientific goals of the ELLIS initiative.

In addition to providing support for the Cambridge ELLIS unit, the role-holder will also provide administrative support to another research group within the Information Engineering Division.

Educated to HND/HNC level or equivalent level of experience, you will be an experienced user of Microsoft Office with excellent organisational skills. Previous administrative experience and an understanding of research coordination are essential and ideally this would have been gained within a similar role in the University. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are also essential pre-requisites for this role.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

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The closing date for applications is Tuesday 2 March 2021. If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact the HR Office at the Department of Engineering by email on or on 01223 332615.

Please quote reference NM25639 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
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