Research Associate - Comprehensive Cancer Centre
Department : Comprehensive Cancer Centre
We seek a highly motivated, proactive and enthusiastic computational biologist to develop advanced computational methods for the integrated analysis of oesophageal cancer molecular and clinical data from the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) and the Oesophageal Cancer Clinical and Molecular Stratification (OCCAMS) Consortium.
The post is funded through a Cancer Research UK Programme Award aimed to study key molecular modifications that drive cancer and/or that are relevant to therapy.
Specific projects will be discussed directly with the candidates during the interview. Examples of project currently ongoing in the lab include the identification of somatic alterations contributing to cancer progression and the variation of intratumour heterogeneity in space and time in response to therapy.
Our group has a long-standing interest in applying systems biology approaches to study cancer and we are a highly multidisciplinary team combining computational and wet-lab approaches.
We are part of the School of Cancer & Pharmaceutical Sciences of King's College London and are seconded to the laboratory of the Francis Crick Institute where the post will be based.
This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 3 years.
This is a full-time post - 100% full time equivalent.
The selection process will include a panel interview.
Grade and Salary : Grade 6, £37,412 to £44,015 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.
Job ID : 010106
Close Date : 12-Mar-2019
Contact Person : Francesca Ciccarelli
Contact Details : firstname.lastname@example.org / Tel +44 (0)20 3796 3460