Research Associate - Translational Regulation in Ageing

Job Reference : BM&H-11070
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 03/01/2018
Salary : £31,604 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Molecular & Cellular Function
Hours Per week : Full time
Contract Duration : 1 February 2018 until 30 September 2018

We seek a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to study the role of translational regulation in ageing using the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae as an experimental model. The position will involve the use of yeast molecular biology and biochemical techniques to study how translational regulation influences longevity.
You should have a PhD in a biological science and a strong background in yeast molecular biology. 

The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit:

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: Professor Chris Grant


Tel: 0161 306 4192

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01618502004

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

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This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.