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Research Associate - Tissue Systems
Oxford Road, Manchester

Job reference: LSX-03775

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 06/01/2014

Salary: £29,837 to £36,661 per annum

Employment type: Fixed Term

Faculty/Organisation: Life Sciences

Division: Tissue Systems

Hours per week: Full time

Contract Duration: Until 31 October 2014

School / Directorate: ZZ Do not use School of Life Sciences

A full-time BBSRC funded postdoctoral research associate position is available for 10 months from 1st January 2014. The project will investigate the structure of the chordin-bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) inhibitory complex leading to an understanding of how extracellular BMP regulation is controlled in tissue assembly and developmental patterning. The research will employ a range of biochemical and biophysical techniques. You will be highly motivated, have (or expect to hold shortly) a PhD in structural biology, biophysics or biochemistry and have practical experience of structural biology/biophysical methods. You should be able to demonstrate creativity and problem-solving ability, meticulous laboratory technique and record-keeping, along with a strong work ethic.

Informal enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to Dr Clair Baldock


Tel: 0161 275 5439

The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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