14 June 2013

Genetics Jobs: Issue 16 (18 posts)

Here is the weekly digest for vacancies in Genetics:

Postdoctoral Researchers Evolutionary and Statistical Genetics

Max-Planck-Institut f├╝r Pflanzenz├╝chtungsforschung

The new department of Comparative Development and Genetics at the Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research (MPIPZ) is seeking up to two postdoctoral researchers in the areas of evolutionary and statistical genetics.

The successful applicants will work under the direction of Professor Dr. Miltos Tsiantis and will investigate problems of plant development and evolution. ...

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PhD Studentship Parainfluenza Virus: Genetic Diversity, Virulence and Antiviral Susceptibility

(Fixed Term)

Reference: PK01277

Institution: Public Health England (PHE)

PhD Supervisor: Dr. Hamid Jalal

Funding Availability: Funded PhD Project (European/UK Students Only)

Registration: University of Cambridge

Principal Supervisor: Dr. Hamid Jalal (PHE University of Cambridge)

Co-supervisor: Prof. Ian Goodfellow (University of Cambridge)

Associate Supervisors: Prof. Saheer Gharbia (PHE), Dr. John Roe, University of Bristol

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Associate Research Fellow / Research Fellow in Epigenetics Epigenetics Group

Full time - 3 year fixed term contract commencing as soon as possible.

The College wishes to recruit a Medical Research Council (MRC) funded Research Fellow / Associate Research Fellow to join the Complex Disease Epigenetics Group (see www.epigenomicslab.com for more information). We are a dynamic research team within UEMS researching the role of epigenetic processes in common disease, with ...

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Research Associate Molecular Immunology

Full Time

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 7. The salary range will be £32,375 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

ICH is a leading centre for research into the cellular, molecular, genetic and clinical aspects of childhood diseases.

We are actively developing new cell and gene based therapies to treat inherited diseases with a view ...

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Clinical Research Fellow MEKRT

Closing Date: 30/06/2013

Reference: MHS-02257

Faculty / Organisational Unit: Medical Human Sciences

Division: Imaging

Salary: £31,523 - £46,708 p.a.

Employment Type: Fixed Term

Duration: 2 years

Hours Per Week: Full Time

Location: Oxford Road

The University of Manchester Wolfson Molecular Imaging Centre (WMIC) is based on the Christie Hospital site and directed by Professor Alan Jackson. ...

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Research Associate in Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine

Salary: £27,854-£36,298 pa

Reference: SS01278

Closing date: 24 June 2013

A full-time Research Associate position is available within a newly-formed team supervised by Professor Eamonn Maher, conducting high-throughput genomic analyses in patients with inherited disorders. The proposed research is wide-ranging and covers gene discovery to translational genomic medicine in order to facilitate patient management. Technical support is ...

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FESA Manager

Band 4
Contract – Open Ended
Salary - £26,282 - £31,686 (Salary dependent on skills and experience)

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced manager to work for the Medical Research Council (MRC), a world renowned, publically funded organisation dedicated to improving human health.

The MRC Harwell specialises in developing and characterising mouse models of human disease. ...

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Technical Officer

Microbiology is a modern vibrant department with internationally recognised teaching and research programmes in the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science and the College of Medicine and Health at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. In addition to the flagship Microbiology Degree, the Department is a major contributor to the BSc Genetics, BSc Biomedical Science, BSc Food Science, MSc Bioinformatics ...

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"On Track to Bath": Co-ordinating Tutor

Closing Date: Thursday 13 June 2013
Reference: BB1714

We are looking for a Co-ordinating Tutor to work on our newly established Widening Participation programme "On Track to Bath", which is a targeted programme to support the entrance of Post-16 students into university. Reporting to the WP Outreach Manager you will have a key role in ensuring the planning, delivery ...

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Professor in Life Sciences / Pharmacy / Biotechnology Engineering


Academic faculties and postdoctoral fellows with outstanding academic performance will be deemed as competitive applicants. Relevant research field with a proven record of research excellence and outstanding communication skills are essential.


Responsibilities include establishing a vigorous research program, participating in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and providing professional/institutional services.

Compensation and Benefits ...

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Chair of Pharmacogenomics or Personalised Medicine

Reference No. 1042/0513

The University of Sydney is Australia's first university and has an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence, employing over 7500 permanent staff and supporting over 49,000 students. It was the first institution in Australia to award a PhD degree in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

The University's Faculty of Pharmacy graduates approximately 300 pharmacists. ...

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Head of Computational Genomics Biological Sciences

The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute is seeking an exceptional scientist to provide strong academic leadership for its computational genomics programme. Much of the Institute's science depends on computational processing and analysis of genomic data. The computational genomics programme plays a pivotal role by driving computational innovation, enabling the systematic integration of data and methods and developing data resources.

The ...

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Discover your future at Lincoln

Salary competitive
Fixed Term for 3 Years
Post reference: LS1089

The University of Lincoln is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the School of Life Sciences.

The School of Life Sciences was formed in 2012 and now is the largest school in the College of Science. In the previous year ...

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Funding and Finance BBSRC PhD studentship in Mathematical Biology / Bioinformatics Mining for and incorporating novel behaviour traits in poultry genetic selection

Reference Code: AG013

Closing Date: 28th June 2013

Name of supervisor
Professor Ilias Kyriazakis, School of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development

Biotechnology Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) / Aviagen

Duration of the award
4 year PhD

Project description
This prestigious BBSRC Studentship is a collaboration between Newcastle University, a leading ...

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Two Postdoctoral Research Scientists

Salary range £28,977 - £32,196 per annum

The Babraham Institute is a charity which is world renowned for its research in life sciences to enhance lives and improve wellbeing.

We are seeking two Postdoctoral Research Scientists to work on a project entitled "Is PI3Ky signalling organised in distinct membrane nano-domains?" jointly funded by the MRC and GSK.

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Postdoctoral Research Scientists

Starting Salary from £28,500 to £38,000 (Depending on experience)
Initial 3 year fixed term contract (with possibility of up to 2 year extension)

Synthetic lethal interactions with mutant p53 in NSCLC
Prof. Karen Vousden and Dr Daniel Murphy

Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute in Glasgow is one of Europe's leading cancer research centres. It supports cutting edge research ...

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Lecturers in Biomedical Science and Biomolecular Sciences (2X Post)

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Salary: £30,426 - £37,386 per annum

Job reference: REQ002008

The Department of Biomolecular and Sport Sciences is growing strongly in both undergraduate and postgraduate student numbers and in research and consultancy work. As a result we have an exciting opportunity for two scientists to join our team.

We are ...

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Fixed Term Lectureship in Genetics and Bioinformatics

School of Biological Chemical Sciences

Ranked very highly in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, Queen Mary University of London, is one of the UK's leading research-intensive higher education institutions, delivering world class education and knowledge transfer across a wide range of subjects in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Laws, Medicine and Dentistry and Science and Engineering. Within Queen Mary, the ...

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