Research Associate (fixed-term post)

Job title Research Associate (fixed-term post)

Department Biology & Biochemistry

Salary Starting from £33,199, rising to £39,609

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Monday 01 October 2018

Closing date Wednesday 31 October 2018

Interview date Tuesday 13 November 2018

Reference CC5791R


The Mason group is seeking an outstanding Biochemist to lead and collaborate on a new CRUK funded project centred on peptide discovery. Applicants should be highly skilled and motivated. 

The prestigious CRUK funded position is available full time to start as soon as possible, for up to 2 years in the first instance, with the potential to be extended. The project will focus on high throughput screening of peptides to inhibit protein-protein interactions implicated in disease. The role will involve a high degree of teamwork and multidisciplinary research. 

Essential criteria for the role are as follows:

A PhD in Biochemistry or a related discipline (e.g. chemical biology, molecular biology)
A strong research track record
Capability and creativity in experimental design
A high level of experience in molecular cloning and protein biochemistry
The ability to mentor and develop junior team members
The ability to co-ordinate, plan and execute research and routine studies to a high standard.

Please send informal enquiries to Dr Jody Mason (

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.