Research Assistant/Associate

University of Glasgow - School of Engineering

College of Science & Engineering

Grade 6/7: £27,629 - £31,076 / £33,943 - £38,183 per annum

Based in the Division of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Glasgow, working under the supervision of Professor Manuel Salmeron-Sanchez, working in collaboration with Professor Jon Cooper and Professor Matt Dalby University of Glasgow and Molly Stevens Imperial College, you will contribute to a cross-disciplinary EPSRC Programme Grant by working in teams formed with collaborative partners in the Universities of Glasgow, Nottingham and Imperial College.

Possessing demonstrable ability in skills in optical and fluorescence microscopy and biochemical analysis of proteins, the successful candidate will work on the preparation and characterisation of biomaterials, specifically in the design of new hydrogels, and cell biology at the cell material interface.

You will also be expected to contribute to the formulation and submission of research publications and research proposals as well as help manage and direct this complex and challenging project, as opportunities allow.

The researcher will be recruited to work on a programme grant with the Principal Investigator in Glasgow initially and your place of work might change depending on the direction of the research.

This is an open ended contract with two year’s fixed funding with yearly extensions being allocated subject to approval at the annual meeting of the Advisory Board.

Apply online at: www.glasgow.ac.uk/jobs

The University has been awarded the Athena SWAN Institutional Bronze Award

The University is committed to equality of opportunity in employment.

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