Deadline: 12 January 2018
You will be based in the Institute of Metabolic Science, where you will work within a vibrant, interdisciplinary research team. In the laboratory, the successful applicant will be responsible for PCR and sequencing of genes associated with obesity and will use standard and new molecular biology, biochemistry and cell imaging techniques to characterize the cellular consequences of human mutations on proteins.
You should have a degree in genetics, biochemistry, molecular biology, pharmacology or closely related field. You will be required to enter and handle a range of data and will also support the running of the laboratory; excellent IT and organisational skills are essential. Previous laboratory experience is required.
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 12 months in the first instance.
Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment. This appointment also requires a Research Passport application.
To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the ‘Apply’ button below. This will route you to the University’s Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.
Informal enquiries can be made to Naomi Clark, Metabolic Research Laboratories, Level 4, Wellcome Trust-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science, Box 289 Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please quote reference RG14362 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
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