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Research Assistant/Associate

University of Glasgow - College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences - Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation

Location: Glasgow
Salary: (Grade 6/7) : £29,614 - £33,309/£36,382 - £40,947 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 21st September 2021
Closes: 1st November 2021
Job Ref: 068213

We have an opportunity for a Research Assistant/Associate to join the Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, MRC University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research (CVR) and work within CRUSH (COVID-19 Drug-Screening and Resistance Hub), a new Facility established as a translational arm of the CVR and aimed to facilitate interactions with industry and academia on drug screening projects of SARS-CoV-2 or any other high consequence virus requiring BSL3 containment level facilities.

The post-holder will be specifically responsible, in conjunction with the Academic Lead of CRUSH and the CRUSH Facility Manager, to carry out R&D projects, as for example develop new assays and pipelines, directly related to the work of CRUSH.

Candidates should have extensive and up-to-date theoretical and practical knowledge in virology along with a strong background in virological cell-culture based assays.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Patel via email

This post is full time and has funding up to 31st March 2023.

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