A53255R - Research Assistant/Associate in Structural Microbiology
Newcastle University - Faculty of Medical Sciences - Institute for Cell Molecular Biosciences
|Location:||Newcastle Upon Tyne|
|Salary:||£26,829 to £31,076 per annum.|
|Contract Type:||Contract / Temporary|
|Placed on:||28th November 2016|
|Closes:||2nd January 2017|
Research Assistant: £26,829 - £28,452
Research Associate: £29,301 - £31,076
A position is available immediately for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Research Assistant/Associate in the laboratories of Prof Bert van den Berg and Dr David Bolam within the Institute for Cell & Molecular Biosciences at Newcastle University. The post will be for 3 years and is funded by the BBSRC.
The project involves the structural and functional analysis of bacterial outer membrane protein complexes involved in nutrient uptake by key members of the gut microbiota. Candidates with a strong background in protein biochemistry and structural biology, or experience in molecular biology and microbiology, are encouraged to apply.
You must be in possession of a PhD (or imminent submission of thesis) and have at least one first author publication.
Institute web page: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/camb/
The Institute holds a bronze Athena SWAN award in addition to the University’s silver award in recognition of our good employment practices for the advancement of gender equality. The University also holds the HR Excellence in Research award for our work to support the career development of our researchers, and is a member of the Euraxess initiative supporting researchers in Europe.
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