Research Fellow - School of Biological Sciences

Belfast (GB)
£32,548 - £38,833
13 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Aug 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Fellow

Job reference 18/106603
Application closing date 01/08/2018
Salary £32,548 - £38,833 per annum (potential to progress to £42,418 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution) Job category/type Research

Job description

An experienced and highly motivated Postdoctoral scientist is being sought to join Dr. Qiaozhu Su's research group based in. The recruited Postdoctoral scientist will undertake a senior role in research projects that investigate the mechanism of lipid/lipoprotein metabolism and non-coding RNAs in the development of metabolic diseases, such as non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), diabetes and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This research will include the use of both in vitro cell culture system and in vivo animal models, such as genetic intervention of gene-depleted mouse models.  

We offer scientific development opportunities in an international and interdisciplinary environment and support our postdoctoral fellows on career development.