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Short info about job
Company: University of Edinburgh
Department: Division of Infection & Pathway Medicine
Salary: £27,285 to £31,604
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1496 6265472
Fax: +44-1466 8283386
Detail information about job Research Assistant. Terms and conditions vacancy
The successful candidate will work on a Wellcome ISSF-funded project on the control of HIV replication in by the newly described cellular antiviral protein REAF (RPRD2). The proposed work will require the use of a broad range of techniques (molecular and cellular biology, virology/microbiology, and immunology) investigating the protein-protein and protein-nucleic acid interactions that underpin restriction of HIV by REAF and any viral countermeasures to it. The successful candidate will be part of a newly formed research group led by Dr Richard Sloan working on understanding how cell intrinsic innate immunity can control HIV infection.
Degree in a relevant field such as Microbiology, Immunology, Molecular Biology. Masters degree is desirable.
The post is available on a fixed term basis for 12 months.
Informal enquiries may be directed to Dr Richard Sloan ([email protected]).
Closing Date: 29 September 2017 at 5pm
For further particulars and to submit an application, visit the University of Edinburgh’s website via the apply button below.