05/02/2021

Investigator Scientist

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciences
    Chemistry
    Medical sciences
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    08/03/2021 23:59 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    United Kingdom › Cambridge
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Other
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Investigator Scientist


Starting Salary £31,602 to £34,443 per annum


Fixed-term, 1 year


MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK


 


The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology is one of the birthplaces of molecular biology and is an internationally renowned centre for fundamental biomedical research.


 


Applications are invited for an Investigator Scientist to join the group of Dr Ingo Greger to undertake research investigating the modulation of AMPA glutamate receptors using a combination of cryo-EM and biophysical approaches, in collaboration with AstraZeneca (AZ Cambridge).


 


This project builds on our recent work on AMPA glutamate receptors (Herguedas B. et al., Science 2019; Zhang et al., BioRxiv 2020; Dohrke et al., JBC 2020).  Candidates should have a PhD and experience with biochemistry & structural biology approaches.


 


The successful candidate will be awarded a one year fixed-term Investigator Scientist position with a potential further 1-year extension.  Informal enquires may be made to Dr Ingo Greger at ig">mailto:ig@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk">ig@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk


 


The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology is a research institute within UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).  UKRI is an entity that brings together nine partners to create an independent organisation with a strong voice for research and innovation, more information can be found at www.ukri.org.

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Working for UKRI MRC provides a whole host of benefits including a defined benefit pension scheme, excellent holiday entitlement (40 ½ days including bank holidays and privilege days) and Benenden Healthcare membership.  You will also have access to employee shopping / travel discounts, on site sport and social facilities, as well as salary sacrifice cycle to work schemes and childcare vouchers.


 


To apply and access full details of the vacancy please visit our job board at https://mrc.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/appcentre-1/candidate/postings/1522

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If you are unable to apply online please contact us at recruit">mailto:recruit@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk">recruit@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk.












 
   

Closing date: 8 March 2021


 


Final appointments will be subject to a pre-employment screening.


The Medical Research Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer who participates in the Disability Confident scheme.


 


 


 

More Information

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
United Kingdom
Cambridge

EURAXESS offer ID: 602308
Posting organisation offer ID: 735885

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