Research Assistant - Department of Women & Children's Health

London (GB)
Grade 5, ££31,883 -£36,422 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance
12 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Apr 2019

Research Assistant

Department :  
 Department of Women & Children's Health 

A research assistant is required to make a substantial contribution to the two laboratory-based research studies focussed on understanding mechanisms of preterm birth. Specifically, the postholder will bring expertise related to physiology/pharmacology or related bioscience and be able to work semi-independently taking delegated responsibility from the principle investigator. 

Working within a multidisciplinary team, the postholder will be responsible for delivering the experimental data and analysis for a collaborative NIH funded study investigating the role the ion channel TRPV4 plays in regulating human uterine contractions. In addition, they will contribute to ongoing biomarker and in vitro cell studies studying infection and inflammation and risk of preterm birth. The post holder will be expected to lead on drafting reports, publications, abstracts and orally present at conferences. 

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 12 months 

This is a full-time post 

The selection process will include a panel interview and assessment and short presentation. 

To apply, please register with the King's College London application portal and complete your application online. 

Grade and Salary :    Grade 5, ££31,883 -£36,422 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.    
Job ID :    012848
Post Date :    12-Apr-2019    
Close Date :    28-Apr-2019
Contact Person :    Professor Rachel Tribe    
Contact Details : 

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