• Posted on: 23rd Feb 2021
  • Salary: £31,542 - £33,257 per annum
  • REF: 1874845
  • Closes: 09th March 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

Duties and Responsibilities

To undertake research in a designated field / subject area including designing and running experiments, recording, analysing and as part of a team, writing up results.

The successful candidate will join the research group of Andres Ramos

The aim will be to clone, express and purify mutants of the protein IMP1, prepare vectors for the eukaryotic expression of the same mutants and assist the PDRA in performing iCLIP on those mutants.

The post is funded for 12 months in the first instance.

Key Requirements

Successful candidates will have experience in protein purification, experience in DNA recombinant techniques in bacteria and eukaryotic cells and experience in NMR and BLI analysis of protein/RNA interactions. They will also have experience of successfully working in a research environment, experience in interdisciplinary working and experience working in the higher education sector.

Further Details

A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

Please ensure you read these carefully before applying for the post.

To apply please click the “Apply Now” button below.

For informal enquiries about the post please contact Andres Ramos at a.ramos@ucl.ac.uk

If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact Biosciences staffing at biosciences.staffing@ucl.ac.uk quoting the vacancy reference number: 1874845

UCL Taking Action for Equality

We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Closing Date

9 Mar 2021

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Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.

This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff.

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