Location: Highfield Campus
We are looking for a Research Fellow with a PhD* or equivalent professional qualifications and experience in cell biology/biochemistry and a detailed understanding and knowledge of cell culture, Polymerase chain reaction (PCR), Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorting (FACS), western blotting. A knowledge of respiratory cell biology, of lung fibrosis, and experience of 3D models and proteomics would be desirable and you would also be expected to contribute to teaching at a postgraduate level.
You will be working within Biological Sciences, Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences, based at Highfield Campus under the supervision of Dr Yihua Wang.
This post is fixed term for three years and is available immediately.
*Applications will be considered from candidates who are working towards or nearing completion of a relevant PhD qualification. The title of Research Fellow will be applied upon completion of PhD. Prior to the qualification being awarded the title of Senior Research Assistant will be given
Please contact Dr Wang at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information regarding this.
Interviews for this role will be held in August.
You should submit your completed application form online. The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. References are requested along with your application, so please allow time for these to be received prior to the close date, to assist the department with shortlisting. If you need any assistance, please call Sam Stubbs (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4046. Please quote vacancy reference number 1143419BJ on all correspondence.
We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.