ASTON UNIVERSITY

Research Technician - Life & Health Sciences

Expiring today

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£22,214 to £24,285 per annum
Posted
07 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Research Technician 

Life & Health Sciences


Salary:   £22,214 to £24,285 per annum
Grade:     Grade 06
Contract Type:     Fixed Term (7.5 months)
Basis:     Full Time
Closing Date:     23.59 hours BST on Wednesday 22 August 2018
Interview Date:     Tuesday 04 September 2018
Reference:     R180339

The School of Life & Health Sciences at Aston is acknowledged as UK-leading, with an outstanding reputation for teaching and research. The School prides itself on its excellence in research which is integrated into lectures, both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, giving students the distinct advantage of access to the latest trends, thinking, issues and research in their particular field. Further to this, we have invested significantly in well-equipped laboratories providing excellent facilities for teaching and research.

You will be working within the Molecular Biomedical Research Group in the School of Life & Health Sciences, you will support research on membrane trafficking and cell signaling pathways using the model organism C. elegans.

You will have previous experience of working in a research laboratory and have practical experience of undertaking basic laboratory techniques. 

Aston University is committed to the principles of the Athena SWAN Charter http://www.ecu.ac.uk/equality-charter-marks/athena-swan/, recognised by a bronze award. We pride ourselves on our vibrant, friendly, supportive working environment and collaborative atmosphere.

Further particulars and application forms are available in alternative formats on request i.e. large print, Braille, tape or CD Rom.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact HR via recruitment@aston.ac.uk