Research Associate/Senior Research Associate in Bioinformatics

Bristol, United Kingdom
£33,797 - £38,017 per annum (Grade I) / £38,017 - £42,792 per annum (Grade J)
01 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Division/School Bristol Medical School
Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary £33,797 - £38,017 per annum (Grade I) / £38,017 - £42,792 per annum (Grade J)
Closing date for applications 31-Oct-2019

We are seeking an experienced and talented bioinformatician with a keen interest in biomedical research and a systematic and thorough approach to their work. The successful candidate will join the world-leading MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit (IEU;, working primarily on the very detailed data in the Born in Bradford cohort (BiB; There will be a focus on the genomic (genome-wide and sequence), epigenomic (DNA methylation) and metabolomic (NMR and Mass Spec.) data that have been collected on parents and children at multiple time points. The successful candidate will also work across other birth cohorts and integrate findings from these cohorts with publicly available biological / biomedical data.

Funding for this post is currently available until July 2022 and the successful candidate will be appointed at either Research Associate (grade I) or Senior Research Associate (grade J) level depending on experience.

We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.

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