Research Assistant / Research Associate

University of Glasgow - RI Infection Immunity & Inflammation

Job Purpose
Post holder will be in involved in a BBSRC funded project investigating metabolic pathways in veterinary trypanosomes.

Post holder will be working under the supervision of Professor Michael Barrett (Principal Investigator) within the Parasitology research area of the Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation and Dr Fiona Achcar an expert in computational modelling of metabolism.

Specifically, the position requires knowledge in the area of cell metabolism and computational modelling and/or metabolomics.

Standard Terms & Conditions
Salary will be on the University’s Research and Teaching Grade, level 6, £27,629 - £31,076, level 7, £33,943 - £38,183 per annum, depending on experience.

The funding for this post is until 31 March 2019 in the first instance.

New entrants to the University will be required to serve a probationary period of 6 months.

The successful applicant will be eligible to join the Universities' Superannuation Scheme. Further information regarding the scheme is available from the Superannuation Officer, who is also prepared to advise on questions relating to the transfer of Superannuation benefits.

All research and related activities, including grants, donations, clinical trials, contract research, consultancy and commercialisation are required to be managed through the University’s relevant processes (e.g. contractual and financial), in accordance with the University Court’s policies.

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity.

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

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