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Research Assistant (Division of Molecular & Cellular Function)

The University of Manchester

Location: Manchester
Salary: £30,487 to £34,980 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 25th January 2024
Closes: 3rd March 2024
Job Ref: BMH-024585

Job reference: BMH-024585

Salary: £30,487 to £34,980 per annum depending on experience

Faculty/Organisational Unit: Biology, Medicine Health

Location: Manchester

Employment type: Fixed Term

Division/Team: Division of Molecular and Cellular Function

Hours Per Week: 35 hours per week (1 FTE)

Closing date: 03/03/2024

Contract Duration: Fixed Term for 12 months starting 1st May 2024

School/Directorate: School of Biological Sciences

We are searching for an outstanding researcher to join us as the Buckley lab (@LabBuckley) moves to the exciting Division of Molecular & Cellular Function at the University of Manchester (@MCF_UoM). Start date 01 May 2024 but can be flexible. Funding is initially available for 1 year.

The successful candidate will contribute to cutting edge optogenetic, live imaging and quantitative analysis approaches to understand how mechanics and biochemical signalling work together to shape epithelial organs. They will also help with general running of the lab and training. Candidates should be passionate about research with previous lab experience in developmental morphogenesis/ epithelial biology/ biophysics/ mechanobiology. Experience in quantitative image analysis/ modelling/ zebrafish /stem cell culture would be advantageous. The main requirement is a professional, organised, and collaborative work ethos, and a willingness to proactively develop creative approaches to challenging research problems.

What you will get in return:

  • Fantastic market leading Pension scheme
  • Excellent employee health and wellbeing services including an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Exceptional starting annual leave entitlement, plus bank holidays
  • Additional paid closure over the Christmas period
  • Local and national discounts at a range of major retailers

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Hybrid working arrangements may be considered.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Any recruitment enquiries from recruitment agencies should be directed to People.Recruitment@manchester.ac.uk.

Any CVs submitted by a recruitment agency will be considered a gift.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Clare Buckley

Email: ceb85@cam.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: People.recruitment@manchester.ac.uk

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This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

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