Careers & Study

The strength of our faculty comes from our ability to attract the best researchers, research support staff and students from the UK, Europe and internationally

We are a world-leading international centre of excellence in plant science and microbiology, involved in cutting-edge, high quality fundamental, strategic and applied research.

Our scientific reputation is built on our commitment to excellence and to training and developing our staff and students, our strengths in research, publications and economic impact, the provision of outstanding research facilities and through a high performing environment, underpinned scientifically by state-of-the-art scientific facilities.

The strength of our faculty and our diverse community creates a vibrant, dynamic and intellectually nurturing environment for both training and scientific discovery and is a primary driver of our scientific effectiveness.

Whether you have a passion for supporting scientific excellence or progressing fundamental or strategic plant and microbial science the John Innes Centre is the place for you.