Research Assistant (Fixed Term)

University of Cambridge - Cambridge Institute for Medical Research - Medicine

Mesothelioma cell biology

We are seeking an organised and enthusiastic research assistant to join the Marciniak lab in the CIMR ( to work on malignant mesothelioma. This will involve performing experiments, supporting the day-to-day running of the laboratory, and co-ordinating the expansion and shipping of cell lines to other labs. The post holder will therefore be involved in experimentation, management, and logistics.

A sound background in cell biology is essential and should ideally include the growing of mammalian cell lines. Experience in histopathology is desirable though not essential.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 2 years in the first instance.

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 SC15218 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Share this job
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:


South East England