04 June 2013

Molecular Jobs: Issue 12 (20 posts)

Here is the weekly digest for Molecular Jobs: Vacancies in Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology disciplines:

Head of Bacteriology Branch

REF: IRC183521
SALARY: £53,407 - £62,407
LOCATION: Veterinary Sciences Division (VSD), Stoney Road, Stormont, Belfast

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Monday 24th June 2013

For more detailed information and to apply, please visit our website.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:
HRConnect, PO ...

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Research Fellows in Parasitology (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation)

Ref: 13/102677

Two posts are available immediately.

The first post will aim to develop a microRNA-based diagnostic test for filarial nematode parasites.

The second post will aim to develop staple food crops that will deliver nematicidal and/or insecticidal microRNAs as treatments for parasites and their vectors and will offer the opportunity to spend up to 4 months ...

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PhD Studentship Molecular and Clinical Biology of von Willebrand Disease

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry Health

Supervisors: Prof Anne Goodeve and Dr Daniel Hampshire


Outstanding graduate scientists are invited to apply for a PhD Studentship funded by the US National Institute for Health to study the genetics of von Willebrand disease (VWD). The project forms part of the Zimmerman Program for the Molecular and Clinical Biology of ...

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Biochemistry Faculty Position - 2013-2014 Temporary Full

Clarion University College of Arts and Sciences invites applications to fill an anticipated temporary full-time Biochemistry faculty
position for the 2013-2014 academic year. This position is contingent upon the availability of funding.

Teaching responsibilities
include: Biochemistry I and II lectures and laboratory; General Chemistry laboratory; and other introductory or general education courses as

Required qualifications include: a ...

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Post-Doc position in Biochemistry of Anaerobic Parasitic Protists (PrF03)

Post-Doc Program II of Charles University Funded by Operation program Education for Competitiveness (European Social Fund) in the Czech Republic

As a part of recruitment policy to build new teams for BIOCEV – Biotechnology and Biomedicine center we offer Post-Doc position in Biochemistry of anaerobic parasitic protists (PrF03)

The applicant should have (i) a recent Ph.D. (the degree ...

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Research Associate Membrane Traffic and Transport in Plants

Institute of Molecular, Cell, and Systems Biology

Ref: 004142

£26,264 – £36,298 (depending on experience)

A position is available for a postdoctoral research associate, funded by the BBSRC to work on novel SNARE-channel interactions with Prof. M.R. Blatt. The post is funded for up to 18 months in the first instance. The successful candidate will join a ...

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Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Cardiovascular Stem Cell Medicine

(Fixed Term)

Salary: £27,854-£36,298 pa

Reference: RC01261

Closing date: 21 June 2013

Applications are invited to join a dynamic team led by Dr Sanjay Sinha, working to understand how vascular developmental processes can contribute to vascular disease (http://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/researchers/affiliate-investigators/ssinha). We have recently established a novel in vitro system using human ES and iPS cells in which ...

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Bioinformatic Analyst Position Staff (MS) Level Position



Winship Cancer Institute


Staff (MS) Level Position


The Biostatistics and Bioinformatics shared resource of the National Cancer Institute-designated, Winship Cancer Institute ...

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NIH/NIDA T-32 Translational Addiction Research Fellowship Program at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


NIH/NIDA T-32 Translational Addiction Research Program at the University of School of Medicine

Pre- and Post-doctoral applications are invited for training in the NIH-NIDA T32 Translational Addiction Research Fellowship Program within the ...

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Postdoctoral Research Associate

Northeastern University

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Nanosensors for Neural Cell Imaging

Requisition Number: STFR000921

Division/College: Bouve College of Health Sciences

FT/PT: Full Time

Grade: 10

Position Summary:

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Biochemistry in
Nanosensors. We are accepting candidates for a postdoctoral research associate in our multidisciplinary research group. Our group designs
nanosensors to detect ions ...

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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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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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Research Associate, Neuro Systems

Closing Date: 01/07/2013

Reference: LSX-02848

Faculty / Organisational Unit: Life Sciences

Division: Neuro Systems

Salary: £29,541 to £36,298

Employment type: Fixed Term

Duration: 12 months

Hours per week: Full-time

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

We seek a highly self-motivated individual with a genuine enthusiasm for scientific research to study the role of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in cerebral cortex development. ...

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology/Cell Biology

Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:  £35,244 to £44,607
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:   Sunday 30 June 2013
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  245213BJ

We are investing in Excellence

The University of Southampton is one of the top 15 research universities in the UK. To build on our education and ...

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PhD Research Project The Effects of High Fibre Diets in Poultry Meat Production: Host Functional and Metabolic Responses

PhD Supervisor: Prof Martin J Woodward

Application Deadline: Friday 28th June 2013

Funding Availability: Funded PhD project s (due to funding restrictions this opportunity is only available to UK/EU candidates)

By the year 2050 the human population will increase to 9 billion people with major consequences for food production and sustainability. Consumption of animal meat, especially poultry meat, ...

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University Lecturer / Honorary Consultant in Pain Medicine Division of Anaesthesia

Salary: £74,504-£100,446 pa

Reference: RC01260

Closing date: 01 July 2013

The Division of Anaesthesia in the Department of Medicine is seeking to appoint a clinical academic with clinical and research interests in pain medicine, to join an expanding clinical service and a multidisciplinary program of translational research. Although the post is assigned to the Division of Anaesthesia, ...

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Research Associate Cancer Biology

Full Time

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 7. The salary range will be £32,375 - £39,132 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

A postdoctoral position is available at the UCL Cancer Institute in the group of Dr. Ivana Bjedov to work on the regulation of tumour growth in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster (http://www.ucl.ac.uk/cancer/rescancerbiol/molecularbiology). The ...

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PhD Studentship Novel synthetic tissue-protective cytokines in tissue regeneration and wound repair

Supervisors: Pietro Ghezzi, Anthony Metcalfe, Simon Otter

Application deadline: 4pm, 27 June 2013

There is a considerable interest in regenerative medicine for the therapy of traumatic, mechanical or ischemic injury. Initial injury is aggravated by expansion of damage due to cell death and inflammation. However, successful therapeutic strategies will need not only to target these ...

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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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PhD studentship Cellular indicators for monitoring sport performance and injuries

Supervisors: Dr. Peter Watt, Dr. Emma Ross, Dr. Anna Guildford

Application deadline: 4pm, 27 June 2013

Exercise is considered to be beneficial and health promoting: the American College for Sports Medicine considers exercise as an effective form of medicine. The benefits to disease prevention (e.g. cardiovascular disease), improved physical activity, function and sports performance are ...

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