Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Gene Regulation of the Developing Blood and Immune System
MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford
23 August 2019
(application date has expired)
£32,236 to £39,609 per annum
We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Postdoctoral Research Scientist to join the research group of Prof Marella de Bruijn. The group is interested in understanding the gene regulatory processes that generate blood and immune cells in mammalian development.
The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting a research project into the 4D genomic transcriptional regulation of Runx1 during developmental hematopoiesis, using state-of-the-art chromatin and transcriptional techniques.
You will have a PhD in a relevant subject area and expertise in molecular biology. A demonstrated ability to manage your own academic research, contribute to new research projects, and strong evidence of research achievements to date are essential to the post. The successful candidate will also have excellent communication and presentation skills and strong interpersonal skills.
The post is available immediately, fixed-term until 31 March 2022, funded by the Medical Research Council.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.
The closing date for this position is noon on Friday 23 August 2019.