Research  Assistant/Associate

Research Assistant/Associate

University of Glasgow

Glasgow, United Kingdom


The successful candidate will work at MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research (CVR) ( and contribute to a newly established research project focussed on virus evolution and the immune response to infection with hepatitis C virus (HCV). Specifically, the work aims to identify the determinants of spontaneous clearance and response to treatment using clinical samples from a number of well-characterised cohorts with early hepatitis C infection.

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 Emma Thomson,

This post is full time and has funding for 2 years in the first instance
(1st September 2018 – 31st March 2020)

For further details and to submit an electronic application online visit and look for Job Reference No 021773

Closing date: 31 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.

Quote Reference: 021773