Senior Research Leader – Spatial Analysis & Data Science

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to lead and manage an expert team within the Biodiversity Informatics and Spatial Analysis Department; in the Science Directorate, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual keen to build a strong research group and develop and deliver excellence in geospatial and data analysis to support science at Kew.

The role will best suit an individual who has experience of leading a team and who can use their expertise to help drive science at Kew. The post holder is responsible for their own grant-funded research project(s) within a discrete area of a wider research programme and will manage a small team responsible for providing spatial analysis and modelling services to support science. He/she will contribute to the overall running of the Science Directorate.

Contract Type:Permanent; Salary:£48,537 – £53,627 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Closing Date:25/11/2018