Research Associate - St John's Institute of Dermatology

London (GB)
Grade 6, £ 37,412-£41,683 per annum inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance
23 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Associate

Department :  
 St John's Institute of Dermatology

An exciting position is available in the group of Dr Paola Di Meglio, within the BRC Cutaneous Medicine theme at King's College London, to study the immune mechanisms underpinning disease etiology and outcome to biologic therapies in psoriasis. The post holder will join a vibrant and multidisciplinary research environment for translational human skin research, with clinicians, geneticists and immunologists working closely together on proof of principle precision medicine studies in inflammatory skin disease. The work will build on the achievements of the PSORT consortium, funded by an MRC stratified medicine award, and will be carried out in close collaboration with academic dermatologists Prof Jonathan Barker and Prof Catherine Smith.  

The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant biomedical discipline, a firm background in Immunology and translational clinical research, and proven experience in driving multidisciplinary laboratory projects. Advanced analytical skills and an understanding of bioinformatics will be advantageous.

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract until 31st March 2022.

This is a full-time post

The selection process will include a presentation and a panel interview

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

Interview date scheduled within 2 weeks from ad expiration date

Grade and Salary :    Grade 6, £ 37,412-£41,683 per annum inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance    
Job ID :    013186
Post Date :    23-Apr-2019    
Close Date :    23-May-2019
Contact Person :    Paola Di Meglio    
Contact Details :    T:+44(0)207 188 9068;