Grade 6: £28,098 - £33,518 p.a.
We require a Research Assistant to provide core support to the Draper group, in particular assisting with sterile cell culture, virus production, parasite maintenance and parasite neutralisation assays. We are particularly looking for a motivated individual with a relevant degree in the area of biomedical science or a similar related field.
This is a Research Assistant role to work on the preclinical development of malaria vaccines. The role will be varied and provide core support to the research group led by Professor Simon Draper, in particular assisting with sterile cell culture, virus production, parasite maintenance and parasite neutralisation assays.
You will be highly organised, have good interpersonal skills and be able to interact productively and accurately with other team members. Previous laboratory experience, good communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team are essential.
Previous experience of sterile cell culture, virus production or immunological/antibody/ neutralisation/ELISA-type assays would be desirable.
Informal enquiries about this post can be addressed to: email@example.com.
Fixed-term (externally funded post, initially for 24 months; extension may be offered subject to further funding)
If you are interested in this role, and have the skills and experience we are looking for, please apply online.
Only applications received before 12.00 noon on 26 March 2018 will be considered.
Contact Person : HR Officer - Recruitment Vacancy ID : 133735
Contact Phone : 01865 617971 Closing Date : 26-Mar-2018
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org