Rothamsted Research

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Current Vacancies

Livestock Scientist

We are seeking a highly qualified postdoctoral scientist with a PhD in animal science, animal nutrition (ruminants), animal behaviour, livestock production systems, pasture management or similar field.  Initially a three-year position, you will be based at Rothamsted’s North Wyke site, home of the North Wyke Farm Platform (NWFP) in Devon, UK (

Bioinformatics Database Engineer

We are seeking an enthusiastic Bioinformatics Database Engineer to work on PHI-base (, a resource allowing researchers without specialist bioinformatics skills to understand how fungal, bacteria and protist pathogens cause disease in plants, animals, humans and natural ecosystems.