Research Assistant in Flow Cytometry

University of Oxford - Sir William Dunn School of Pathology

A full-time Flow Cytometry Research Assistant position is available in the Flow Cytometry Facility based in Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford. The post is funded by the John Fell Fund grant and is fixed-term for 2 years in the first instance.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated scientist with the ability to work to a high standard. The postholder will be responsible for flow cytometry services for researchers within the department as well as for external users. Main duties include flow cytometers and sorters maintenance and troubleshooting, providing advice on experimental design and data analysis.

The postholder should have BSc in biological sciences or related subject and experience in flow cytometry. You should be able to work with standard desktop computer programmes, such Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and web browsers. Excellent record keeping, organisational, time-management, and communication skills are essential. Training will be available in all aspects of the work.

If you are interested in this role, and have the skills and experience we are looking for, please apply online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday on 29 September 2017. Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy is changing. With effect from October 1 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above will have a retirement age of 68, and all employees at Grades 6 and 7 will no longer have a set retirement age. Further details are available at:

Closing Date: 29-SEP-2017 12:00

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