As part of its programme to provide research opportunities for scholars of proven academic excellence, University College Dublin invites applications for the prestigious Abbott Diagnostics Newman Fellowship.The Fellowship is established at the UCD School of Medicine and the UCD Clinical Research Centre with support from Abbott Diagnostics.
The UCD Clinical Research Centre is an academic led, multi-site, patient-focused resource supporting clinical and translational research operated by UCD School of Medicine from two modern purpose-built facilities, at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital and at St Vincent’s University Hospital in Dublin. The centre links the clinical community to core university research institutes including the UCD Conway Institute, Systems Biology Ireland, the UCD Charles Institute of Dermatology and ARCH, the industry-driven technology centre for connected health research in Ireland. (http://www.ucd.ie/medicine/ourresearch/researchenvironment/ucdclinicalresearchcentre/)
The aim of this project is to investigate novel biomarkers of Acute Kidney Injury.
Applications are invited from candidates who hold a PhD in biosciences, preferably with a background in molecular genetics or cell biology. Prior research experience of high throughput analysis, preferably biomarkers / proteomics, would be advantageous. We are looking for a highly qualified individual with outstanding academic credentials and an excellent publication record.