Trainee Technician

Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience

University of Cambridge, Trinity Ln, Cambridge, UK


  • Posted on: 11th Feb 2021
  • Salary: £18,009-£20,130
  • REF: PM25672
  • Closes: 12th March 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

We are looking for research technician to work with Professor Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz’s Research Group working on early development of the mammalian embryo and stem cells.

The successful applicant will be involved in molecular biology techniques, stem cell and mouse embryo culture, as well as general laboratory duties, record keeping, and making travel arrangements for the Principal Investigator. The successful applicant will also have a chance to assist with research projects. Training will be provided for specific tasks.

The successful applicant should have four GCSEs or equivalent level qualification to include a science subject and a strong desire to get involved in scientific research.

For more information about the work of the lab, see

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 12 months in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment and a security check.

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Expected start date is approximately 23 June 2021.

Please quote reference PM25672 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
Further information

  • Further particulars – PM25672

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