Research Assistant/Associate

Research Assistant/Associate

University of Glasgow

Glasgow, United Kingdom


The MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research (CVR) ( are seeking a Research Assistant/Associate to play a leading role in a research programme focussed on Respiratory viral infections. Specifically we aim to identify interactions between different respiratory viruses at the single host level and link them with interactions at the epidemiological scale. To this end you will perform a variety of co-infection assays applying quantitative techniques and using powerful cellular systems such as air interface cultures of differentiated human bronchoalveolar cells.
The post holder will also be expected to contribute to the formulation and submission of research publications and research proposals as well as help manage and direct this complex and challenging project, as opportunities allow.

Salary will be on the University’s Research and Teaching Grade, level 6 £28,098 – £31,604/
level 7, £34,520 – £38,883 per annum.

For enquiries regarding this post please contact Dr Pablo Murcia,

This post is full time and has funding until 31 March 2021.

For further details and to submit an electronic application online visit and look for Job Reference No 021892

Closing date: 30th July 2018

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity.

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.