Specialist Senior Technician

London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
£32,676 to £37,297, including London Weighting Allowance
20 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
15 Nov 2020
Academic Discipline
Business & Economics
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

We are seeking high-quality technical support to work on a Leverhulme Research Leadership award project on mechanobiology. We are seeking a talented, organized, friendly person who can assist with the molecular and cell biology of the research agenda, and help run the lab. We especially need someone who is gifted in molecular biology skills and has vast knowledge in the latest cloning methods.

The position will be held at the Francis Crick Institute, although it will be managed by King's College London, within the framework of the seconded laboratory that Prof Garcia-Manyes has established at the Francis Crick Institute.

Within King's, the position will be managed from the department of Physics, with belongs to the Faculty of Natural & Mathematical Sciences (NMS). NMS comprises Chemistry, Engineering, Informatics, Mathematics, and Physics with all departments highly rated in research activities and a wide-ranging portfolio of taught and research programmes. Supporting our staff is important to us and we offer a range of provision including flexible working, caring support, training, and promotion opportunities.

The university is making significant investment in the Faculty and both student and staff numbers are growing. Our staff come from over 45 countries and around 56% of our students are from outside the UK.  

Further details available at

The study of Physics at King's dates back to the foundation of the College in 1829. 

The Department is currently undergoing significant growth with substantial investment in new appointments, research infrastructure and laboratory space refurbishment. We offer a range of BSc (three-year) and MSci (four-year) undergraduate courses as well as MSc and PhD programmes.

Further information may be found at:

This post will be offered on an a fixed-term contract for 2 years

This is a full-time post

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