Post Doctoral Research Associate in Salivary Biology

King's College London - Mucosal & Salivary Biology

The salary will be paid at Grade 6: £33,518 - £35,550 per annum, plus £2,923 per annum London Allowance.

This post will be Fixed Term Contract for 1 year

The Post-Doctoral Researcher Associate will undertake laboratory based studies in two areas:

(1) Salivary gland dysfunction and regeneration on a newly developed injury model.

The salivary gland studies are an extension of a recently completed PhD thesis and the PDRA will be expected to undertake experiments, write and submit research papers and develop and write a grant application for further funding of the research area. 

 (2) Analyses of salivas collected from a human oral injury model.  

A novel injury model has been developed as a consequence of routine surgical intervention as a part of clinical treatment of patients. The PDRA will analyse saliva samples using immunoassays in order to follow the progress of oral wound healing.

Interviews are scheduled to be held the week commencing: week of 9 October, 2017

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact, Gordon Proctor,, +442078488471

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.

The deadline for applications is midnight on 27 September 2017

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