Research Assistant, School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
30 Month, Fixed-Term, Whole-time Post
Our core ambition is to develop more accessible vaccine technologies to
address global vaccine equity issues. We are looking to recruit the best team
members to join our efforts to achieve this goal. We are seeking a highly
skilled and motivated experienced Research Assistant to join our vaccine
research team funded by SFI. The research builds on our significant expertise
in developing and commercialising novel vaccines and delivery platforms.
The scientist will have at least 2 years of expertise in vaccine production
and some immunology expertise to support and conduct research on understanding
the induction of systemic and mucosal immunity. The scientist must have strong
experience in producing virus-based and/or protein antigens for subsequent
pre-clinical studies and preferably in assessing immune responses. The
candidate must also possess excellent communication, planning, organising,
team working, practical, problem solving, and record-keeping skills. The
scientist must have a proven track record in supporting a vaccine development
team focused on vaccine-induced immunity in human and/or large animal pre-
Project Title: Induction of Broad Immune Responses by Non-injected Stable
Post Duration: 30 months
Salary: €27,380 - €36,786 p.a. (IUA Salary Scale)
For an information package including further details of the post see
https: // ore.ucc.ie/.
Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Dr. Anne Moore, School of
Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Email: email@example.com .
Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy
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Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on
Thursday, 27 October 2022. No late applications will be accepted.
Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on
University approval, together with the terms of the employment control
framework for the higher education sector.
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where diversity is celebrated. As a University we strive to create a workplace
that reflects the diversity of our student population where people from a wide
variety of backgrounds learn from one another, share ideas, and work
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value of diversity amongst its staff. We encourage applicants to consult our
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everyone, including those who are underrepresented in the protected
characteristics set out in our Equal Opportunities & Diversity Policy.
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Contact Person : Dr. Anne Moore Contact Email : email@example.com
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Close Date : 27-Oct-2022 12:00