Queen Mary University of London – Barts Cancer Institute for Molecular Oncology
|Location:||City Of London|
|Salary:||£32,052 to £37,648 per annum inclusive of London Allowance|
|Contract Type:||Contract / Temporary|
|Placed on:||21st April 2016|
|Closes:||22nd May 2016|
Applications are sought for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant to undertake research investigations in collaboration with and under the supervision of the Principal Investigator (PI) in order to realise the objectives and development of the research programme. The research will be based in the Centre for Molecular Oncology, Barts Cancer Institute, within the Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London.
Essential requirements for this post include a PhD in a relevant biological subject and an undergraduate degree in a biological subject. Significant research laboratory experience in molecular biology, analysis of tumour tissue and cells as well as appropriate publication records is essential. Experience in the field of cancer genetics, genomics, next-generation sequencing is essential. Experience with circulating tumour DNA would be an advantage. A demonstrated ability to communicate well, work within a team and maintain good laboratory records are also essential.
The post is full time, fixed term position for three years. Starting salary will be in the range £32,052–£37,648 (grade 4 to 5) per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days’ annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.
The Barts Cancer Institute requires applicants to provide all certificates at interview to confirm their qualifications (specified in the Job Description).
Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.
Informal enquiries about this post, including arrangements to visit the Institute/Centre, can be made to Professor Claude Chelala: +(0)207 882 3570 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Application enquiries can be directed to email@example.com
Details about Barts Cancer Institute can be found at www.bci.qmul.ac.uk
To apply, please visit the Human Resources website on http://www.hr.qmul.ac.uk/vacancies and search for reference QMUL8409
The closing date is Sunday 22 May and interviews are likely to be held the week commencing the 30th May.
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