Research Integrity, Ethics and Governance Administrator REF 1842 & 1843

School/department: Research and Enterprise Services
Hours: Full time 
Contract: Fixed Term until 31 July 2021 (two years) 
Reference: 1842 & 1843 
Salary: starting at £30,046 and rising to £33,797 per annum
Placed on: 9 September 2019 
Closing date:  7 October 2019.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected inteview date: 14 October 2019 
Expected start date: ASAP

Job description

Applications are invited for two fixed term full-time posts in Research and Enterprise Services, which is responsible for providing professional services and support for the University’s research and enterprise activities.

The two post-holders, Research Integrity, Ethics and Governance Administrators, will be members of  the University’s Research Integrity, Ethics and Governance  team which supports ethical review and institutional research governance procedures and policies across the University in the context of the Sussex 2025 Strategic Framework and the Concordat to Support Research Integrity

We are looking for two self-motivated individuals with an interest in research integrity and ethics to support our Cross-School Research Ethics Committees and School Research Ethics Officers in delivering consistent, efficient and timely ethical review and support for robust and impartial risk assessments, escalating issues as and when necessary.

The Research Integrity, Ethics and Governance Administrators will undertake a variety of administrative duties but will be expected to quickly gain experience and understanding of University research to make an active contribution to local and institutional policies across the Schools.

An understanding of undertaking or supporting research in at least one of the areas of research  of the University would be an advantage.

Enquiries about this post can be made to:

Name: Antony Walsh                          Research Governance Officer


T: 01273 872748

Download job description and person specification Ref 1842 & 1843 [PDF 134.53KB]

How to apply

Download our professional services application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

See our terms and conditions summary for Clerical and Related Staff Terms and Conditions [DOC 35.00KB]

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