Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Stem Cell Biology
Nuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health (NDWRH), Level 3
Women's Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DU / MRC
Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
Grade 7: £32,817 - £40,322 p.a. (with a discretionary range up to £44,045)
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Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Stem Cell
Biology based at the Ahmed Group at the Weatherall Institute for Molecular
Medicine. The position is funded by Ovarian Cancer Action and will aim to
model ovarian cancer initiation using organoid systems.
The study will utilize cutting edge genome editing technologies and aims to
establish the identity of key genomic alterations that accompany tumor
initiation. The post-holder will be in a position to make a substantial
contribution to furthering understanding tumor initiation and evolution of
The position would suit a candidate who is interested in developing a career
in the role of stem cell biology in cancer initiation. Ideally, you will have
recent experience, gained through a PhD, of stem cell biology, genome editing,
organotypic models and microscopy. The position would suit an ambitious
researcher who is looking to develop an independent career in biomedical
sciences with a focus on Cancer and stem cell biology.
You will be able to work as part of a team and independently and deliver
results to the required standard and schedule. You should also possess the
ability to organise and prioritise your own work with minimal supervision and
have excellent communication skills, both written and oral. The post will
involve extensive interactions with collaborators in the Biomedical Sciences.
This post is full-time and fixed-term for 30 months in the first instance.
Applications for flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be
considered in line with business needs.
You will be required to upload a CV and Supporting Statement as part of your
online application. Click here for information and advice on writing an
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The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 6 September 2021.
Contact Person : Recruitment Adminsitrator Vacancy ID : 152360
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