Fixed-Term Research Associate in Modern History

The School of History at the University of Kent wishes to appoint a Research Associate for up to three years to work on Dr Ulf Schmidt’s Wellcome Trust-funded project on “Cold War at Porton Down: Medical Ethics and the Legal Dimension of Britain’s Biological and Chemical Warfare Programme, 1945-1989”. The candidate should have experience of research in the history of modern medicine and/or the history of medical ethics in the widest possible sense of the terms.

Candidates wishing to discuss the post informally are invited to contact Dr Ulf Schmidt, Tel. 01227 823304, email: [email protected].

Further particulars are available from the Personnel Office on 01227 827837 (24 hours) or from our website Text phone users please telephone 01227 824145. Please quote the appropriate reference number.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: 31 January 2005