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Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)

* Biochemical Analysis of ER-associated degradation pathways*

A postdoctoral position is available immediately for an outstanding scientist with a strong background in membrane protein biogenesis and degradation pathways. The successful candidate will join the group of Professor Paul J Lehner at the Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, University of Cambridge. This group has a major interest in host-viral interactions and degradation pathways. The project will focus on molecular and genetic analysis of ER degradation. The successful candidate should have first author papers in peer reviewed journals and experience of working with membrane proteins and be skilled in molecular, biochemical and immunological techniques.

Applicants should have excellent organisation and communication skills, and work well as part of a team.

Funds for this position are available until July 31st 2018 in the first instance with an immediate start date.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Informal enquiries can be made to Prof Paul Lehner via email .

Please quote reference SC12712 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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