Jobs

Research Assistant (Cancer Early Detection) - Fixed Term

Published: 20 November 2017 
Closing date: 17 December 2017
Salary: £25,728 - £29,799

We are looking for a motivated research assistant to join our collaborative team, to support our efforts to detect cancers at an earlier and treatable stage. The successful candidate will work closely with postdocs, students and collaborators from molecular diagnostic labs, STEM groups and clinical colleagues. In this role you will contribute to the development and testing of ctDNA assays that could be implemented in the diagnostic pathway. Organisational skills and experience with high-throughput genomic assays are a requirement for this post. Previous experience of genomics method optimisation, molecular diagnostics, epigenomics or histopathology methods would be an advantage.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

Research Associate (Cancer Early Detection) - Fixed Term

Published: 20 November 2017
Closing date: 19 December 2017
Salary: £31,604 - £38,833 

We are looking for a Research Associate to join our collaborative research team and make a significant contribution to detecting cancers at an earlier and treatable stage. The successful candidate will work closely with group members and collaborators from molecular diagnostic labs, STEM groups and clinical colleagues to develop and test ctDNA assays that could be implemented in the diagnostic pathway. Organisational skills and extensive experience with high-throughput genomic assays are a requirement for these posts. Previous experience of genomics method development, molecular diagnostics, epigenomics or histopathology methods would be an advantage.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

Research Associate (Plasticity and Cancer) x 2 - Fixed Term

Published: 29 November 2017
Closing date: 07 January 2018
Salary: £31,604 - £38,833 

We are seeking to appoint two Research Associates to investigate in the cell of origin of cancer. These posts will be based in the laboratory of Dr Daniel Munoz-Espin, who is a Group Leader in the Department of Oncology at the University of Cambridge. These are new posts funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC).

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 2 years in the first instance, with the possibility of a 3rd year.