The starting salary will be from £27,511 up to £34,804 on Grade (E), depending on qualifications and experience.  Generous holiday allowances, flexible working, pension scheme and relocation package (if applicable). College of Life and Environmental Sciences The MRC Centre for Medical Mycology wishes to recruit an Associate Lecturer (Education andContinue Reading

Generous holiday allowances, flexible working, pension scheme This post is available immediately on a fixed term basis for a period of 12 months. About the role The University of Exeter is seeking an enthusiastic individual to work in the fast-paced environment of global student mobility. This role will sit withinContinue Reading

Carillion: move to disqualify directors signals UK authorities getting tougher on 'corporate wrongdoing'

Dead and buried. Joe Giddens/PA Archive It was a dramatic end for government super-contractor Carillion when it crashed into insolvent liquidation in January 2018. Part-completed road projects, unfinished hospital buildings and disruption to hospital cleaning and catering heralded the end of this self-styled “integrated support services business”. Carillion owed itsContinue Reading

Graph showing internet usage in Uganda falling sharply after social media ban.

Forty-eight hours before Ugandan voters went to the polls the country’s Communications Commission (UCC) imposed a social media blackout. It had been a bitter and violent election campaign pitting the 76-year-old veteran president, Yoweri Museveni against Robert Kyagulanyi – better known as Bobi Wine – a 38-year-old pop-star-turned-politician. Museveni hasContinue Reading