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Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term) - Part time 50% FTE

The Bionanoengineering group at the Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Department works at the interface of chemistry and molecular biology, and designs advanced nanostructured materials for catalysis and biomedical applications. The team is composed of chemists, molecular biologists and engineers, and has recently secured funding to conduct COVID-19 related research, for which it requires a research laboratory assistant.

The purpose of this role is to provide technical support for teaching and research activity related to COVID-19 project in order to ensure the smooth running of a laboratory or research facility and support postdoctoral researchers working on the project.

More information about the Bionanoengineering group is available here:

More information about the Department is available here:

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 18 months in the first instance.

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

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For further information, contact Dr Ljiljana Fruk via email -

Please quote reference NQ24443 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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