Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Cardiovascular Sciences

London (South), London (Greater) (GB)
26 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The King’s College London British Heart Foundation (BHF) Centre of Research Excellence is designed to nurture interdisciplinary collaborations and bench-to-bedside projects in cardiovascular research (

We are seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate to join the Faculty of Cardiovascular Medicine & Sciences, the core constituent of the BHF Centre.

The applicant will work on a BHF-funded project aimed at investigating the cellular and molecular mechanisms of metabolic rewiring in angiogenesis. It combines an array of expertise from non-coding RNAs, vascular biology and gene editing, cell reprogramming and differentiation towards vascular cells, to metabolic profiling.

Applicants must hold a PhD in Biology/Biochemistry (or an equivalent scientific degree), be highly motivated, independent and should be able to integrate and work as part of a team. An excellent background in cardiovascular and molecular biology as well as fluently spoken English is essential and required. Experience in working with human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS), tissue engineering and a good knowledge of non-coding RNA biology is highly desirable.

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 36 months.

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

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact: Dr Anna Zampetaki on or 02078485138.

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

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