Research Technician

Leeds, United Kingdom
£23,067 to £26,715 p.a.
14 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
18 Oct 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Can you provide technical support to research projects? Do you have a strong interest in exploring new techniques and a working knowledge of molecular biology? 

Funded by the Pathological Society of Great Britain, you will work as part of a technical team providing technical laboratory support for the lower gastrointestinal research team. You will provide support to our research activities, through the lower GI Research Group investigating new technologies in molecular biology including ultra-resolution microscopy.

With a BTEC Higher National Certificate or equivalent, and relevant laboratory experience (which can include a period of study), you will have experience in molecular techniques. Training in specific laboratory techniques will be provided if necessary.

This post is based within the School of Medicine, Leeds Institute of Medical Research at St James’s. The post is located in the Wellcome Trust Brenner building at St. James’s University Hospital, and reports to Dr Scarlet Brockmoeller, Clinical Lecturer and Principal Investigator.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Mrs Gemma Hemmings, Senior Laboratory Manager
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 8634


Scarlet Brockmoeller, Clinical Lecturer, Principal Investigator 

Further Information

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Medicine gained the Silver award in 2016.  We are committed to being an inclusive medical school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

Location:  Leeds - St James University Hospital
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute:  Leeds Institute of Cancer & Pathology (LICAP)
Section:  Pathology & Tumour Biology
Category:  Technical Support
Grade:  Grade 5
Salary:  £23,067 to £26,715 p.a.
Working Time:  Full time
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (24 months - research funded)
Closing Date:  Friday 18 October 2019    
Downloads:  Candidate Brief  

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