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Research Lab Assistant - Chemistry

University of Bradford - School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences

Location: Bradford
Salary: National Minimum Wage / Living wage - Dependent on age
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 8th November 2021
Closes: 3rd December 2021
Job Ref: KSP038

KickStart Scheme Vacancy

Duration: 6 months Fixed Term 

Hours: 25 hours per week 

Main purpose of the role 

This role will support research aimed at the development of natural-product derived antimalarial and anticancer drugs. 

Main Duties 

  • To extract and purify a natural product from plant material – this will involve following an established method. 
  • To prepare semi-synthetic derivatives of a natural compound (cryptolepine), of interest as an antimalarial.  
  • To assist with running the laboratory e.g. housekeeping, assisting students. 
  • Full training and support will be given; this role will best suit a chemistry graduate but the role will also be suitable for an applicant with science A levels or equivalent; interest and enthusiasm for the role are the most important requirements.   

Essential Skills, Experience & Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and email. 
  • Excellent written and oral communications–detail focused, accurate and clear 
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise work 
  • Willingness to learn new skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A Level Chemistry

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