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Postdoctoral Scientist - Neurobiology - Dr Ingo Greger - LMB 1725

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology - Neurobiology - Dr Ingo Greger

Location: Cambridge
Salary: £32,302 to £35,143 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 16th November 2021
Closes: 14th December 2021
Job Ref: LMB 1725
 

Three Years

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Scientist position in the group of Dr Ingo Greger to undertake research into gating and organisation of AMPA glutamate receptor complexes using structural biology approaches.

This project builds on our recent structural and functional work (Herguedas et al., Science 2019; Zhang et al., Nature 2021), and aims to characterise modulation and organisation of AMPA receptor complexes by auxiliary proteins. Candidates should have a PhD and experience with cryo-electron microscopy. Experience with cryo-tomography would be advantageous.

For further information of the research undertaken at the LMB, please visit:

http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk

Informal enquires may be made to Dr I. Greger (ig@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk).

The successful applicant will be awarded a 3-year Career Development Fellowship/ Postdoctoral Training Scheme position. This is a training and development position for a Postdoctoral Scientist who has recently completed their doctoral studies, is moving into a new research discipline or has limited experience of key transferable skills. The MRC LMB has excellent scientific core facilities and training opportunities.

The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology is a research institute within UK Research and Innovation (UKRI). UKRI is an entitythat brings together nine partnersto create an independent organisation with a strong voice for research and innovation, more information can be found at www.ukri.org.

Working for UKRI MRC provides a whole host of benefits including a defined benefit pension scheme, excellent holiday entitlement (40 ½ days including bank holidays and privilege days) and Benenden Healthcare membership. You will also have access to employee shopping/ travel discounts, on site sport and social facilities, as well as a salary sacrifice scheme for cycle to work.

This role qualifies for endorsement by UKRI for a UK Global Talent Visa, for which the successful applicant is likely to be eligible to apply. Immigration costs (visa and health surcharge) can be reclaimed from UKRI after taking up the post (terms and conditions apply).

To apply and access full details of the vacancy please visit our job board at https://mrc.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/appcentre-1/candidate/postings/1773

If you are unable to apply online please contact us at recruit@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk.

Final appointments will be subject to a pre-employment screening.

The Medical Research Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer who participates in the Disability Confident scheme.

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