Job title: Senior Laboratory Research Scientist
Location: The Francis Crick Institute, Midland Road, London
Salary: Competitive with benefits, subject to skills and experience
Vacancy ID: 10387
We are looking for a highly motivated Laboratory Research Scientist to join the Adult Stem Cell Laboratory, to assist the group leader with the financial administration and science management of the group.
The Laboratory Research Scientist in the Adult Stem Cell Laboratory will be responsible for the general laboratory organisation and ensure a smooth day to day running of the Research Group. (S)he will be in charge of the laboratory budget and coordinate laboratory expenditure. An important aspect of the position is the management of all aspects of the laboratory mouse colony. (S)he is also expected to contribute and organise the human PDAC organoid biobank estblished in the laboratory.
The Francis Crick Institute is a biomedical discovery institute dedicated to understanding the fundamental biology underlying health and disease. Its work is helping to understand why disease develops and to translate discoveries into new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat illnesses such as cancer, heart disease, stroke, infections, and neurodegenerative diseases.
An independent organisation, its founding partners are the Medical Research Council (MRC), Cancer Research UK, Wellcome, UCL (University College London), Imperial College London and King’s College London.
The Crick was formed in 2015, and in 2016 it moved into a new state-of-the-art building in central London which brings together 1500 scientists and support staff working collaboratively across disciplines, making it the biggest biomedical research facility under in one building in Europe.
The Francis Crick Institute will be world-class with a strong national role. Its distinctive vision for excellence includes commitments to collaboration; developing emerging talent and exporting it the rest of the UK; public engagement; and helping turn discoveries into treatments as quickly as possible to improve lives and strengthen the economy.
• If you are interested in applying for this role, please apply via our website.
• The closing date for applications is 28 April 2019 at 23:30.
• All offers of employment are subject to successful security screening and continuous eligibility to work in the United Kingdom.