Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Molecular Biology

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Molecular Biology

Closing date: 
Wednesday, 23 January 2019 - 12pm

Grade 7: £32,236 - £39,609 p.a.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Postdoctoral Research Assistant interested in studying mechanisms of transcription, RNA and their role in DNA damage response to work in Dr Monika Gullerova's laboratory.

You will manage your own academic research and admin activities, adapt existing and develop new scientific techniques and experimental protocols, test hypotheses and analyse scientific and be able to review and refine working hypothesis as appropriate. You should have a relevant PhD or be close to completion and have relevant experience in molecular biology, biochemistry or related fields. You will also have experience and expertise in advanced molecular biology techniques and experimentation and good publication record.

The research will involve a combination of in vivo and in vitro approaches. Applications from ambitious and committed applicants are particularly welcome. Previous experience in relevant research area is appreciated.

This is a fixed-term appointment available for 2 years. If you are interested in this role, and have the skills and experience we are looking for, please apply online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday on Wednesday 23 January 2019. Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.