Jenner Institute, Old Road Campus Research Building, Roosevelt Drive,
Headington, Oxford, OX3 7DQ
We are seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research to join the Jenner
institute, at the Nuffield Department of Medicine.
You will be responsible for carrying out research in vaccine development
against, but not limited to, a broad range of viral infectious diseases. This
involves small scale project management, to co-ordinate multiple aspects of
work to meet deadlines. You will conduct rigorous scientific research to the
highest standards of the field. You will act as a source of information and
advice to other members of the group on scientific protocols and experimental
It is essential that you hold a PhD/DPhil (or close to completion) in
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or related field, together with relevant and
proven wet-lab experience in mRNA biology, biogenesis, biosynthesis and
modifications for de novo mRNA synthesis. You will possess sufficient
specialist knowledge in cellular and molecular biology, with experience
working with DNA, in vitro transcription, RNA and biochemistry modification of
nucleotide molecules. Having excellent communication skills, including the
ability to write for publication, present research proposals and results, and
represent the research group at meetings is also essential.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required
to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.
Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection
criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.
This position is offered full time on a fixed term contract for 12 months and
is funded by the JFF grant and the Department.
Only applications received before 12 midday on Wednesday 12 October 2022 will
be considered. Please quote 159980 on all correspondence.
Contact Person : Margarita Monroy Vacancy ID : 159980
Contact Phone : 01865287757 Closing Date & Time : 12-Oct-2022 12:00
Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 7 Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Salary (£) : £34,308 - £42,155 with a discretionary range to £46,047 per