We seek an enthusiastic Research Associate specialized in high resolution electron microscopy data processing to join the team of Dr. Ariel Blocker for two years, on a project funded by a 4-year Wellcome Trust Investigator Award entitled “Molecular mechanisms powering a bacterial injection device”. The work would involve single particle analysis of the inner membrane portion of type III secretion systems, as well as investigating the overall architecture of these devices in different states for secretion by cryo electron tomography.
Job Title : Research Associate
Job Number : ACAD102455
Division / School : School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Contract Type : Open ended contract staff
Working Pattern : Full time
Salary : £32,004 – £36,001 per annum
Closing date for Applications : 26-Mar-2017
Applicants will have a good honours degree in a relevant discipline (Computing or Biochemistry/Molecular Biology) and be about to or have recently completed their PhD in Structural Biology, focusing on electron microscopy.
Informal inquiries would be welcome to: Dr. A. Blocker ([email protected]).
Please visit our web site at www.bris.ac.uk/jobs, enter the vacancy number ACAD102455 into the job search and follow the link to the on line application process. The closing date for applications is midnight Sunday 26 March 2017.
Further information on the University’s application process can be found at: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/jobs/application-process.html
SELECTION PROCESS : It is expected that interviews will be held soon after the closing date for a start date in summer-autumn 2017.
Closing date for applications is midnight Sunday 26 March 2017