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Job Opportunity: Research Associate - Bioinformatician:

Job description:

Job location: Manchester
income: £32,816 to £34,804 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract

Published in: 8th November 2019
Closing date: 9th December 2019
Reference: BM&H-014858



Job Reference : BM&H-014858
Location : Oglesby Cancer Research Building, Withington
Closing Date (DD-MM-YYYY) : 09/12/2019
income : £32,816 to £34,804 per annum (according to significant practice)
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Cancer Sciences
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : 1 December 2019 for 1 Year with possibility to renew for a further 2 years.
We seek an outstanding candidate for a Bioinformatician position funded by a Cancer Research UK Programme awarded to Professor Stephen Taylor. The post will support on-going projects studying mitosis, MYC and novel drugs in the context of ovarian cancer (Topham et al (2015)Cancer Cell 28 129-40; Pillay et al (2019)Cancer Cell 35 519-533) and involves analysing high-throughput sequencing experiments (RNA-seq, DNA-seq) and single-cell experiments (10X and iCELL8 platforms). You will join a well funded and productive research group ( located in the Oglesby Cancer Research Building, which provides state-of-the-art physical space, a stimulating intellectual environment, and access to first-rate core facilities.
You will have a PhD or equivalent in a significant discipline and must have a good working expertise of high-throughput sequencing data analysis methods. practice of programming in a language significant for Bioinformatics is essential (e.g. R, Python, C/C++ or Java) as are good communication expertise. Candidates with strong statistical and/or web portal development expertise are particularly encouraged to apply.
The position is available from 1 December 2019 for one year with a possibility to renew for a further 2.
The School is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women's careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School holds a Bronze Awardfor their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For more information, please visit:
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries,accept CVs or applicationsfrom Recruitment Agencies
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Contact: Stephen Taylor
General information:
Tel: 0161 275 4499
Technical support:
Tel: 0161 850 2004
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date


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Job Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester England
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