Job reference: BMH-020724
Salary: Research Associate grade 6 £35,308 to 43,155 , or Research Fellow grade 7 £44,414 to £54,421 per annum depending on relevant experience
Faculty/Organisational Unit: Biology, Medicine Health
Location: Oxford Road
Employment type: Fixed Term
Division/Team: Division of Cardiovascular Sciences
Hours Per Week: Full time
Closing date: 18/04/2023
Contract Duration: up to 3 years
School/Directorate: School of Medical Sciences

Job Description

The University invites applications for a Research Associate / Research Fellow Bioinformatician in Cardiovascular and Kidney Genetics, in the group of Professor Maciej Tomaszewski, Division of Cardiovascular Sciences.

This fixed term full-time post creates an opportunity to further your career in modern “omics”, big data analysis and complex diseases. We are looking for a Research Associate/Research Fellow with background  in statistics, bioinformatics or computer sciences and experience in analysis of big data, genetics, transcriptomics and other “omics”. The post holder with lead on investigations into molecular mechanisms of hypertension as a part of NIHR funded Manchester Biomedical Research Centre Integrative Cardiovascular Theme. Excellent programming skills and knowledge of recent developments in omics-based research are essential.  

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Appointment will be made at the level commensurate with the experience and expertise of a successful candidate.

Please make clear on your application whether you are applying for the Research Associate (Grade 6) or Research Fellow (Grade 7) post.

As an equal opportunity employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here.

Blended working arrangements may be considered

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Maciej Tomaszewski

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This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.​​​​​​​

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