Employment opportunities within the Department of Medicine

Research Associate (Fixed Term)

Reference: RC05416

Salary: £28,695-£37,394 pa

Closing date: 17 March 2015

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic researcher to work within the Department of Medicine under the leadership of Professor Margaret Ashcroft. The project will characterise the interface between hypoxia signalling and mitochondria in cancer.

A PhD in cell and molecular biology, biochemistry or in a related discipline, (e.g. microbiology, developmental biology, or genetics) is required. Postdoctoral experience in cancer biology is highly desirable, and experience in mitochondrial biology is essential. This post is available for up to 1 year in the first instance.

Previous applicants need not apply

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 12 months in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the ‘Apply’ button below. This will route you to the University’s Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

The closing date for applications is 17th March 2015.

The interview date is TBC.

Please quote reference RC05416 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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