Research Only Staff - Level A - Minimum Standards

Research Associate ( Steps 1 to 5)
Post Doctoral Fellow ( Steps 6 to 8)

A Level A research academic will typically conduct research/ scholarly activities under limited supervision either independently or as a member of a team and will normally hold a relevant higher degree.

A Level A research academic will normally work under the supervision of academic staff at Level B or above, with an increasing degree of autonomy as the research academic gains skills and experience.

A Level A research academic may undertake limited teaching, may supervise at undergraduate levels and may publish the results of the research conducted as sole author or in collaboration. He or she will undertake administration primarily relating to his or her activities at the University

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