OMICS Research Scientist (KTP Associate, Waters)

Surrey, United Kingdom
£31,500 to £33,500 per annum
02 Feb 2023
End of advertisement period
28 Feb 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Biochemical Sciences

Location: Other
Salary: £31,500 to £33,500 per annum
Fixed Term
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Tuesday 28 February 2023
Reference: 087322-R

An exciting 2 years 9 month Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) OMICS Research Scientist position is available to lead and manage an exciting new KTP project. The successful candidate will conduct research aimed at applying and validating a new spatial OMICS workflow combined with mass-spectrometry (MS) imaging to greatly improve the understanding of disease processes in prostate cancer and facilitate its implementation in clinical settings. This position, at the nexus of industry and academia, in the fields of tumor Metabolism and Immunology, will be held at the Micromass UK (Part of Waters Corporation in the UK) Research Headquarter in Wilmslow and in joint collaboration with the newly established lab of Prof Paul Townsend and Dr Olivier Cexus at the University of Surrey.

Successful candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Immunology or related disciplines, be motivated and have independent thinking, strong organisational and communication skills. Experience in multi’OMIC and high dimensional analysis and an interest in using/applying the latest technologies in cancer research is an advantage.

Informal enquiries can be made to Dan Bance (, Dr Olivier Cexus & Prof PA. Townsend (, and Dr Lee Gethings ( Please note that applications sent directly to this email address cannot be accepted.

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. So please do not wait to apply.

Please be aware that, as part of the KTP Programme, your application will be viewed by members of the host organisation, the Business Partner. By submitting your application, you are giving consent to share your personal details with the company partner outlined above.

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