Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Diabetes

University of Lincoln - College of Science - School of Life Sciences

Fixed term for 1 year

Applications are invited for the position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow to work on a project designed to develop and test a new therapeutic agent for the prevention of Type 1 diabetes. The successful candidate will join a group with an international reputation in Type 1 diabetes research now located at the University of Lincoln.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in immunology, biochemistry, biomedical sciences or a related area and postdoctoral experience in molecular biology, protein chemistry or/or cellular immunology would be an advantage; candidates close to completing their PhD may also apply. The position is funded by Diabetes UK for one year.

The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, ambitious institution and you will be working in the heart of a thriving, beautiful, safe and friendly city. The School provides a stimulating environment for academic research, and is based in high quality, newly developed facilities.

If you would like to know more about this opportunity, informal enquiries can be made to Dr Michael Christie, Reader via email:

For further information or to apply online please visit our website at

If you have any queries please email or telephone 01522 886 775. Please quote the job reference number and title in all correspondence.

Closing date: 3rd November 2016

As a member of the Athena SWAN Charter we are committed to advancing gender equality in STEM, therefore female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

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