|Salary:||£30,395 to £39,609 With potential progression once in post to £42,036 a year (Grade 7)|
|Placed On:||23rd August 2019|
|Closes:||22nd September 2019|
Duration Fixed Term Contract to 31 May 2022
We are seeking a talented postdoctoral fellow to join Prof. David Hodson’s research group at the Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research (IMSR), University of Birmingham (http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/profiles/metabolism-systems/hodson-david.aspx). The project, funded by a prestigious European Research Council Starting Grant (“OptoBeta”), seeks to combine transcriptomics with next generation in vivo imaging approaches to identify novel mechanisms underlying insulin release. The overarching aim is to understand the basis for insulin secretory failure during type 2 diabetes, and use this information to produce novel therapies.
The post holder will contribute to research in Dr Hodson’s group using a variety of techniques:
The main responsibilities of the role will include:
The successful candidate will need to have:
The closing date for applications is 22 September 2019.
For further information please contact David Hodson D.Hodson@bham.ac.uk or telephone 0121 414 6896
To download the full job description and details of this position and submit an electronic application online please click on the Apply Online button below or visit www.hr.bham.ac.uk/jobs Please quote Job Ref 80054 in all enquiries.
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