Research Associate

King's College London - Department of Physics

The salary will be paid at Grade 6, £32,958 per annum, plus £2,623 per annum London Allowance.

This post will be fixed term until 31.12.18

This is a full time post   

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral Research Associate position in the Department of Physics within the Faculty of Natural and Mathematical Sciences at King’s College London.

The post holder will report to Prof Garcia-Manyes and will perform research on the nanomechanical properties of individual proteins involved in cell adhesion, using state of the art single molecule techniques.

Candidates should have, or be about to obtain a PhD in Physics, Biophysics, Biochemistry or a related discipline. Please note that this is a PhD level role but candidates who have submitted their thesis and are awaiting award of their PhDs will be considered. Should the successful candidate be awaiting the award of their PhD, the appointment will be made at Grade 5, spinal point 30 with the title of Research Assistant until confirmation of the award of the PhD has been received. Upon confirmation of the award of the PhD, the job title will become Research Associate and the salary will increase to Grade 6, spine point 31.

The selection process will include a presentation and a panel interview

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact Prof Sergi Garcia-Manyes

To apply for this role, please go to the King’s College London HireWire Job Board and register to download and submit the specified application form.

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