Research Associate - Pharmaceutical Quality Control

Glasgow, Glasgow City (GB)
£31,604 - £38,833
05 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Associate - Pharmaceutical Quality Control (Maternity Cover) 

Faculty: Faculty of Science
Department/School: Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences
Staff Category:Research
Type of Employment Fixed-term
Working Hours Full-time  
Salary Range: £31,604 - £38,833
FTE: 1.0
Term: Fixed (until 31/03/19 or until the postholder returns from maternity leave, whichever is earliest)
Closing Date: 19 June 2018

The Cancer Research UK Formulation Unit is a unique, internationally renowned and MHRA cGMP licensed facility for the pharmaceutical development of novel anti-cancer agents for initial clinical trial in man. To cover a period of maternity leave we are seeking to appoint an experienced analyst to lead and manage the pharmaceutical quality control and development laboratory within the Unit covering method development, finished products, active materials and excipients to cGMP standards. In addition, post holder will be required to participate in a management role including internal and external planning and liaison functions and contribute to the quality and research agenda within the Formulation Unit. A PhD qualification in an appropriate discipline along with experience of pharmaceutical analysis and method development within a cGMP setting is essential. 

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Gavin Halbert at or on 0141 548 2454.