Postdoctoral Research Associate

London (South), London (Greater) (GB)
Grade 6, £38,304 to £39,345 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
28 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
18 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Applications are invited for the position of Postdoctoral Research Associate in the laboratories of Dr Aleksandar Ivetic & Professor Ajay Shah.

The post-holder will investigate neutrophil and monocyte trafficking in response to myocardial infarction, using genetically engineered disease models. A range of molecular, cell biological and imaging techniques (mainly spinning disc, confocal and epifluorescence microscopy) will be used in conjunction with the in vivo study.  Previous experience with in vivo models of cardiovascular disease, immunology, biochemical assays and cell/molecular biology would be considered highly desirable.

The post is based at King’s College London within the School of Cardiovascular Medicine and Sciences at the James Black Centre (King's Denmark Hill campus) as part of the King's College London BHF Centre of Research Excellence ( The Centre is committed to driving the career progression of talented aspiring academics. King’s and the BHF Centre hold an excellent multidisciplinary environment with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities (,

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 3 years.

The selection process will include a panel interview and a presentation of work from previous post. All shortlisted applicants are required to provide a 15 min PowerPoint presentation as part of their interview.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Aleksandar Ivetic or +44 (0)207 8485196

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