Senior Research Associate - Bristol Medical School
Senior Research Associate
Job number ACAD103127
Division/School Bristol Medical School
Contract type Open ended contract staff
Working pattern Full time
Salary £36,613 - £41,212 per annum
Closing date for applications 18-Feb-2018
The University of Bristol are looking to recruit a Senior Research Associate, is the Bristol Medical School, based in the Bristol Heart Institute on Research Floor Level 7 of the Queens Building of the Bristol Royal Infirmary.
The post holder will work in the research group of Dr Jason Johnson, attached to his British Heart Foundation Senior Basic Science Research Fellowship examining the roles of differing monocyte/macrophage subsets delineated by their proteolytic profile, in a range of over-lapping inflammatory cardiovascular diseases.
The Senior Research Associate will require experience in cell isolation and flow cytometry, tissue culture including culture of primary cells and ex vivo culture models, cell behaviour assays including proliferation, invasion and apoptosis, and histological analysis including microtomy, histological stains and immunohistochemistry. Importantly, the post holder will hold an existing Home Office Personal License and have proven extensive experience with animal models of cardiovascular disease. Additonally, the Senior Research Associate will require demonstrable experience in research article preparation and oral presentations, through previous publication of manuscripts in high-impact scientific journals.
Name, tel no and email details for informal contact: Dr Jason Lee Johnson, Jason.L.Johnson@bristol.ac.uk, 0117 3423583
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