|Salary:||£32,868 to £42,717|
|Placed On:||26th September 2023|
|Closes:||22nd October 2023|
Job Ref: MI/23/49
Salary in the range of £32,868 - £42,717 (dependent upon qualifications and experience)
Duration: 2 years fixed term
About the role:
A Post-doctoral research position is available in the laboratory of Professor Rob Bristow to investigate the role of the androgen receptor (AR) in determining radiation responses in prostate cancer. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team, the successful applicant will be responsible for developing tools to explore a functional AR pathway in cellular systems. Results from model systems can be compared and validated using in situ multi’omic readouts using special transcriptomics and proteomics.
You should have a PhD in molecular oncology or cell biology. Knowledge and basic skills in the field of prostate cancer biology is essential. Experience working in the field of prostate cancer and genomics along with analysing tumour samples ex vivo and in situ using multi’omic approaches is desirable but not essential.
Why choose Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute?
The Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute (www.cruk.manchester.ac.uk), an Institute of The University of Manchester (www.manchester.ac.uk), is a world-leading centre for excellence in cancer research. The Institute is core funded by Cancer Research UK (www.cancerresearchuk.org), the largest independent cancer research organisation in the world. In spring 2023 the Institute moved into the £150 million flagship purpose-built biomedical research centre directly attached to The Christie NHS Foundation Trust in South Manchester.
We are partnered with The Christie NHS Foundation Trust (www.christie.nhs.uk), one of the largest cancer treatment centres in Europe. These factors combine to provide an exceptional environment in which to pursue basic, translational and clinical research programmes.
How to apply?
To apply for this position please visit our website: https://www.cruk.manchester.ac.uk/recruitment/candidate/searchvacancies
Please note this vacancy will close for applications at 11:59pm on the closing date specified.
For any informal enquiries about this post, please contact Steve Lyons, email: email@example.com
Closing date: Sunday 22 October 2023.
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