Salary: Grade 7: £32,236 - £39,609 p.a.
We are seeking to appoint up to two talented and experienced Postdoctoral Research Scientists to join Professor Fraydoon Rastinejads new research group located at the NDM Research Building to study a family of mammalian bHLH-PAS transcription factors. The successful applicants will utilise their existing expertise in molecular biology, protein biochemistry, and biophysical screening to assess the ligand-binding capabilities of these transcription factors.
You will manage own academic research and administrative activities. This involves small scale project management, and co-ordinating multiple aspects of work to meet deadlines. In addition you will adapt existing and develop new scientific techniques and experimental protocols and test hypotheses and analyse scientific data from a variety of sources, reviewing and refining working hypotheses as appropriate.
You must hold or be close to completion of a relevant PhD/DPhil, together with relevant experience and possess sufficient specialist knowledge in the discipline to work within established research programmes
This full-time position is fixed-term until 31 August 2023.
Further particulars, including details of how to apply, can be obtained from the document below. Applications for this vacancy should be made online and you will required to upload your CV and supporting statement as part of your application.
The closing date for this position will be 12.00 noon on Monday 18 February 2019.