Manchester Metropolitan University: Research Associate (Sustainable Food Systems)

By Robert Lyons on 3rd July 2017
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

he Faculty of Business and Law brings together MMU Business School and Manchester Law School in our award-winning building located in the centre of Manchester. We have supported industry and commerce in the city since 1889; today we offer undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees, together with professional qualifications, many recognised by industry associations. Home to 8000 students, the Faculty is one of the largest and most popular in the UK. Research firmly underpins the curriculum and our strong external focus ensures that the research we do is transferable and supports industry and commerce locally, nationally and internationally.


This position involves furthering Manchester Metropolitan University’s activities in the area of applied sustainable food systems research. The individual will undertake a broad range of research activities including working on existing projects, assisting the preparation of funding bids and co-authoring REF returnable journal articles. Among their responsibilities, the candidate will work on the FoodChains 4EU project as well as contribute towards the development of the North West Sustainable Food Research Collaboration.