Closing: 27/10/2023


Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Virus-Host interaction studies

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated Postdoctoral Research Assistant to join Dr Sumana Sanyal’s group

The position would suit a scientist interested in applying cell biology, virology and mass spectrometry/proteomics strategies to elucidate virus-host interactions underlying mechanisms that drive virus biogenesis and host immune evasion. The post holder will be responsible for carrying out own academic research and contributing conceptually to the project. You will work with limited supervision to achieve the goals of the project as well as train and supervise junior lab members.

The post holder should hold, or be close to completion of, PhD/DPhil in molecular/cell biology, biochemistry or bioinformatics. You should have some experience in cell biology and biochemistry, as well as cellular proteomics techniques. Previous excellent publication record, good organizational and communication skills, and ability to work as part of a team are essential.

Informal inquiries regarding the post can be directed to Sumana Sanyal via email:

This is a fixed-term appointment available for 2 years in the first instance. 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 Friday 27th October 2023. Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.