2 x Research Technicians

University of Sussex - Genome Damage and Stability Centre  

School of Life Sciences

Part time 18.25 hours, Fixed term Maternity cover

Salary range starting at £28,452 and rising to £32,004 per annum, pro rata

The School of Life Sciences is at the forefront of research in the biological sciences in the UK, coming in the top 10 in the REF 2014.

The Genome Damage and Stability Centre is an internationally-renowned research institute and is part of The School of Life Sciences (ranked in the top 10 in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014).

We conduct research on cellular responses to DNA damage, their impact on genome instability and disease, and we provide a stimulating and supportive environment. Our expertise covers a range of experimental systems.

We wish to appoint two part-time research technicians to provide technical assistance and advice to research project staff and students to faciliate the investigation and output of project groups.

The School is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and currently holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award. Applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in science and engineering at Sussex. The School of Life Sciences welcomes applications to academic posts from candidates who wish to work part-time or as job-sharers.

The University offers various schemes to provide real benefits to parents, these can be found at http://www.sussex.ac.uk/humanresources/personnel/familyfriendlypolicies

Potential candidates are strongly encouraged to make informal contact with Dr Lisa Woodbine l.j.woodbine@sussex.ac.uk

Interviews will be held in :   April 2017

For full details and how to apply see www.sussex.ac.uk/jobs

The University of Sussex is committed to equality of opportunity

An overview of research within the GDSC can be found at http://www.sussex.ac.uk/lifesci

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