MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Investigator Scientist

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Investigator Scientist
Starting Salary £30,914 – £33,755 per annum
Salary Range £30,914 – £39,381 per annum
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

We have an open-ended MRC-funded Investigator Scientist position available, to work on the development of high-affinity nanobodies to challenging protein targets in the group of Dr C. G. Tate at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, UK. An ideal candidate will be highly motivated with a track record of working either on nanobody/antibody generation or phage display technology. Consideration will also be given to highly talented molecular biologists with skills in high-throughput methodologies.

Candidates must be self-motivated individuals who enjoy working as part of a collaborative, multidisciplinary team, as the work will be in collaboration with MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology scientists producing protein targets. Strong leadership, communication and teamwork skills are decided assets. Remuneration will be commensurate with research experience.

The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology is a research institute within UK Research and Innovation (UKRI). UKRI is a new entity that brings together nine partners to create an independent organisation with a strong voice for research and innovation, more information can be found at

Working for UKRI MRC provides a whole host of benefits including a defined benefit pension scheme, excellent holiday entitlement (40 ½ days including bank holidays & privilege days) and Benenden Healthcare membership. You will also have access to employee shopping/travel discounts, on site sport and social facilities, as well as salary sacrifice cycle to work schemes and childcare vouchers.

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Closing date: 31 December 2019

Final appointments will be subject to a pre-employment screening.
The Medical Research Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer who participates in the Disability Confident scheme.

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