Research Fellow in Bioinformatics and Paramyxovirus Infections – AR2093MR
School of Biology
Vacancy Description
School of Biology/ Biomedical Science Research Complex, Salary: £32,548 per annum, Fixed Term: 18 months, Start: As soon as possible
We seek an enthusiastic and motivated individual with a Ph.D. and, ideally, experience in High Throughput Sequencing (HTS), bioinformatics and paramyxovirus research. As well as HTS and bioinformatics programming and data analysis, experience in cell culture, molecular biology and immunological techniques would be beneficial. The project will build upon our current studies which use (HTS) to investigate various aspect of the molecular biology and pathogenesis of paramyxovirus infections, including the control of virus transcription and replication, and the activation/inhibition host cell gene expression, for example those involved in innate immune responses.

The post is to start as soon as possible for a period of 18 months

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor R. E. Randall, School of Biology

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Please quote ref: AR2093MR

Closing Date: 6 July 2018

Further Particulars: AR2093MR FPs.doc

School of Biology/
Biomedical Sciences Research Complex
Salary: £32,548 per annum
Fixed Term: 18 months
Start: As soon as possible