Biological Sciences,Molecular Biology and Biophysics,Biochemistry,Other Biological Sciences
Short info about job
Company: University College London
Department: Research Department Structural and Molecular Biology
Salary: £34,056 to £41,163 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1356 1975311
Fax: +44-1528 3479064
Detail information about job Research Associate. Terms and conditions vacancy
The Research Department of Structural and Molecular Biology, led by Professor Gabriel Waksman, is an integral part of the Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, an institute conducting world-class research in the field of protein science.
We are currently looking to appoint a Research Associate to join Professor Matilda Katan’s group. The post holder will be an active member of a research team contributing to the development of research projects, experimental design, data collection and manuscript preparation. The post-holder will be expected to produce independent, original contributions to the subject area.
This post is available from 1st October 2017 for 36 months in the first instance.
The successful candidate must hold (or be close to obtaining) a PhD in structural biology or biochemistry. It is also essential to have proven knowledge of research techniques and methodologies such as protein purification and characterization and structural determination using electron microscopy (EM). Other essential criteria include demonstrable comprehensive knowledge of signal transduction in the area of cancer biology. You will have a proven ability to generate, analyse and write up experimental data and keep records.
Demonstrable knowledge of DNA manipulations and cell culture is desirable. Please note: Appointment at Grade 7 is dependent upon having been awarded a PhD; if this is not the case, initial appointment will be at Research Assistant Grade 6B (salary £29,809 - £31,432 per annum) with payment at Grade 7 being backdated to the date of final submission of the PhD thesis (including corrections).
Full details on the role and the person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. Please ensure you read these carefully before applying for the post as candidates must meet all essential criteria to be considered.
To apply for the vacancy please click on the ‘Apply’ button. If you would like to discuss the post please contact Professor Matilda Katan, [email protected] .
For any queries regarding the application process, please contact Biosciences Staffing on [email protected] and quote the reference 1664095
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