Current Vacancies  

Postdoctoral Scientist in Immunology

Nuffield Department of Medicine, Jenner Institute, Old Road Campus Research Building, Headington, Oxford

Grade 7: £32,817 - £40,322 p.a.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral Scientist in Immunology to play a key role in a new programme of work within the Vaccine Formulation Group. We are seeking an exceptional, enthusiastic and motivated scientist to work on a research project studying the immunological mechanisms of vaccine adjuvant activity in the context of new vaccine development. The project will be carried out in close partnership with the Vaccine Formulation Institute (UK/Switzerland). A series of novel vaccine adjuvants and biosimilars of current clinical adjuvants will be assessed pre-clinically in Oxford in a mouse model of malaria. This will be accompanied by a spatio-temporal characterisation of the innate and adaptive immune response across different organs.

Contact: Phillippa Wall (01865 287870)

Nuffield Department of Medicine, Jenner Institute, Old Road Campus Research Building, Headington, Oxford

Applications to be received by 12pm on Wednesday 15th of January 2020

Grade 6: £29,176 – £34,804 p.a.

We are seeking a highly enthusiastic and determined Research Assistant to work on the preclinical development of malaria vaccines with a degree in a subject relevant to biomedical science.

Contact: Phillippa Wall (01865 617971)

Senior Research Scientist/Data Analyst

Jenner Institute, Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford

Grade 8: £41,526 – £49,553 with a discretionary range to £54,131 p.a.

We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Scientist/Data Analyst with enthusiasm for tumour immunology, and experience in the analysis and interpretation of large transcriptomic datasets. You will be responsible for building pipelines and creating tools to manage transcriptomics sequencing data, and will work with a larger team of scientists on the integration of such data with proteomics workflows.

Contact: Sibel Ruc (01865 287620)