Research Associate (Fixed Term)

University of Cambridge - Cambridge Institute for Medical Research - Medicine

**Cell stress pathways and mesothelioma**

We are seeking an ambitious post-doctoral research associate to join the Marciniak lab in the CIMR ( to study cell stress pathways in mesothelioma. The post is at research associate (post-doc) level and so a PhD in a relevant discipline is essential. Experience in either cell biology or biochemistry is required.

The Marciniak lab combines cell biology, biochemistry, and translational medicine to understand the role of cell stress signalling in human disease ( The successful applicant will undertake projects to elucidate the biology of mesothelioma so that recent advances in nanotechnology can be turned into new therapies. 

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 30 months in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please contact Professor Stefan Marciniak at for further information

Please quote reference SC14321 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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