The University of Manchester is looking for an interested candidate for the position of Research Associate in Super-resolution microscopy and immune Cell Biology.
- You should have a PhD or equivalent level of professional qualification and experience
- Experience in cell or molecular biology and/or fluorescence microscopy is essential.
- Previous experience in studying immune cells and/or using super-resolution fluorescence microscopy is especially desirable but full training is available.
- The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
|Employer||University of Manchester|
|Salary||£30,738 to £37,768 per annum|
- The 3 Research positions are available for a period of 3 years and are funded by the Wellcome Trust, in super-resolution fluorescence microscopy of human immune cells.
- The project will be based in Prof. Dan Davis’s laboratory in The University of Manchester, and involves using super-resolution fluorescence microscope technologies (PALM, STORM, STED and others) to study fundamental aspects of molecular recognition by human Natural Killer cells and macrophages.
- See for example: Lagrue et al, Blood, 2015, Cartwright et al, Nat Comm, 2014, Brown et al, Plos Biology, 2011; Sowinski et al, Nat Cell Biol, 2008, and The Compatibility Gene, Penguin Books, 2014, and our web page: http://www.davislab.ls.manchester.ac.uk/
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews: Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Daniel M Davis, Director of Research for the Manchester Collaborative Centre for Inflammation Research. Tel: +44 (0)161 275 5019 Email firstname.lastname@example.org General enquiries: Email: email@example.com Tel: 0161 275 4499 Technical support: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01565 818 234 This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the 12 March 2016.
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