Research Associate

Research Associate

King's College London

London, Greater London, United Kingdom

Research Associate

Vascular Biology



Closing date:

Midnight on 3 January 2018

The salary will be paid at Grade 6, £37,412 to £40,568 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.

Applications from junior and senior postdoctoral researchers are welcomed for this position as the salary will be based upon the candidate’s experience and qualification. The salary will be paid at Grade 6, £37,412 to £40,568 per annum, including London Allowance.

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 24 months.

This is a full-time post – 100% full time equivalent

The King’s College London British Heart Foundation (BHF) Centre of Research Excellence is designed to nurture interdisciplinary collaborations and bench-to-bedside projects in cardiovascular research. The Faculty of Cardiovascular Medicine & Sciences is a core constituent of the BHF Centre where the cardiovascular proteomics group is led by Prof. Manuel Mayr. The cardiovascular proteomics research group is a state-of-the-art laboratory and has the latest mass spectrometry equipment at its disposal.

Applicants must hold a PhD in Biology/Biochemistry (or an equivalent scientific degree), be highly motivated, independent and senior enough to organise the work of technicians and biological or medical doctoral students and integrate themselves into a team. An excellent background in cardiovascular and molecular biology and experimental animal work are required, as is fluently spoken English. Persons without experience in mass spectrometry are also encouraged to apply.

The candidate will work in a very international and highly motivated, well-financed surrounding with most modern equipment. You will work on BHF-funded projects aimed at investigating the cellular and molecular pathways contributing to atherosclerosis. The post is full-time for 2 years with a possibility for prolongation (after evaluation).

The selection process will include a panel interview and a presentation.

Professor Manuel Mayr,, 020 7848 5446

To apply, please visit and register with the King’s College London application portal and complete your application online.

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