Post-Doctoral Research Scientist
3 years fixed term, full-time (35 hours per week)
The Animal Health Trust is a leading veterinary research institute and registered charity with the prime purpose of improving animal welfare through veterinary research, together with advanced clinical and educational commitment. It is internationally recognised as a centre of scientific excellence for veterinary research. Located on a beautiful green site location just four miles from Newmarket, our state of the art laboratories offer a challenging and rewarding environment in which to work.
We are currently seeking a post-doctoral scientist, for a 3 year fixed term position based at the Animal Health Trust, to work on a project to understand the genetic basis of fractures in Thoroughbreds using induced pluripotent stem cells.
A PhD in molecular/cell biology is required. We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with strong communication and interpersonal skills. Good molecular biology skills, including cell culture are essential. Previous experience in stem cell culture and/or RNA sequencing analysis would be an advantage.
For further information on an informal basis please contact Dr. Debbie Guest, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 01638 751000 ex.1283.
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Closing date: 18 April 2019
Interviews to be held: w/c 6 May 2019