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Current Research jobs at the University of Cambridge.

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Title Salary Reference Closes
Bioinformatician (Fixed Term)
Milner Therapeutics Institute, Cambridge
£45,585-£57,696 PR42296 18 August 2024
Group Leader Research Fellowship Sponsorship Scheme
Department of Zoology
PF42446 11 November 2024
Post-doctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
C.I.M.R. Clinical Neurosciences
£36,024-£44,263 SD42428 22 July 2024
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Land Economy
£36,024-£44,263 JP42212 1 August 2024
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Clinical Neurosciences
£36,024-£44,263 ZE42279 14 July 2024
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit
£33,966-£44,263 SU42271 30 September 2024
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Immunology (Fixed Term)
Department of Pathology, Central Cambridge
£36,024-£44,263 PK42340 18 July 2024
Postdoctoral Research Associate x 2 (Fixed Term)
Department of History of Art, Cambridge
£36,024-£44,263 GD42373 22 July 2024
Research Assistant
Department of Psychiatry
£29,605-£33,966 RN42020 14 July 2024
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Faculty of Economics, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DD
£29,605-£33,966 JH42196 17 July 2024
Research Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Computer Science and Technology, Cambridge
£29,605-£33,966 pro rata NR42410 18 July 2024
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit
£29,605-£33,966 SU42226 25 July 2024
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
£29,605-£33,966 PM42393 21 July 2024
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Clinical Neurosciences
£29,605-£33,966 ZE42441 21 July 2024
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Zoology, Central Cambridge
£29,605-£33,966 PF42223 25 July 2024
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Clinical Biochemistry
£29,605-£33,966 RG42349 1 August 2024
Research Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Psychiatry
£29,605-£33,966 RN42366 4 August 2024
Research Assistant (Histopathology) x 2
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£29,605-£33,966 SW42049 14 July 2024
Research Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Surgery
£29,605-£33,966 pro rata RE42035 14 July 2024
Research Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Cambridge Institute for Technology and Humanity, Cambridge
£29,605-£33,966 pro rata GO42342 31 July 2024
Research Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Department of Pathology, Central Cambridge
£29,605-£33,966 pro rata PK42257 14 July 2024
Research Assistant (Sinha Lab) (Fixed Term)
Wellcome Trust - Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute
£29,605-£33,966 PS42147 1 September 2024
Research Assistant - Cancer Epigenetics (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£29,605-£33,966 SW42316 4 August 2024
Research Assistant - Computational Immunology and Genetics (Fixed Term)
Department of Zoology
£29,605-£33,966 PF42306 15 July 2024
Research Assistant - Human Serology (Fixed Term)
Department of Zoology
£29,605-£33,966 PF42307 15 July 2024
Research Assistant / Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences
£29,605-£33,966 or
£36,024-£44,263
PD42198 26 July 2024
Research Assistant / Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences
£29,605-£44,263 PD42197 26 July 2024
Research Assistant for Dyslexia BCI (Fixed Term)
Department of Psychology, Cambridge City Centre
£29,605-£33,966 PJ42217 15 July 2024
Research Assistant in Developmental Mechanics
Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute, The Gurdon Institute
£29,605-£33,966 PR41632 28 July 2024
Research Assistant in Digital Twins for Machine Learning based Autonomous Navigation
Department of Computer Science and Technology, West Cambridge
£29,605-£33,966 pro rata NR42368 14 July 2024
Research Assistant in Psychology (Part-Time)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, The Primary Care Unit
£29,605-£33,966 pro rata SN42130 21 July 2024
Research Assistant in the thermoelectric physics of soft functional materials
Department of Physics
£29,605-£33,966 KA42430 25 July 2024
Research Assistant or Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Psychiatry
£29,605-£44,263 RN42094 14 July 2024
Research Assistant or Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
RC42161 21 July 2024
Research Assistant/Associate x 2 (Fixed Term)
Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
LJ42387 28 July 2024
Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, West Cambridge
£36,024-£44,263 NQ42235 19 July 2024
Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term)
Faculty of Education
£29,605-£44,263 JR42171 23 July 2024
Research Assistant/Associate in Cellular Hormone Dynamics
Sainsbury Laboratory
£29,605-£44,263 PT41972 15 August 2024
Research Assistant/Associate in Geochemistry of Marine Calcification Mechanisms (Fixed Term)
Department of Earth Sciences
£29,605-£44,263 LB41062 25 July 2024
Research Assistant/Associate in Heavy Goods Vehicle Tyre Digital Twin (Fixed Term)
Department of Engineering, Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
£29,605-£33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
NM42372 18 July 2024
Research Assistant/Associate in the petrogenesis of REE-rich alkaline igneous systems (Fixed Term)
Department of Earth Sciences
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
LB42135 15 July 2024
Research Assistant/Associate x 2 (Fixed Term)
Sainsbury Laboratory
£29,605-£44,263 PT42364 31 August 2024
Research Assistant/Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Pathology, Central Cambridge
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
PK42131 30 July 2024
Research Assistant/Research Associate* - in mixed methods Primary Care Research
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, The Primary Care Unit
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
SN41870 14 July 2024
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
MA42422 13 August 2024
Research Associate (Balasubramanian Group) (Fixed Term)
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£36,024-£44,263 SW41419 1 August 2024
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit
£36,024-£44,263 SM42028 14 July 2024
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Psychology, Central Cambridge
£36,024-£44,263 PJ42142 18 July 2024
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
£36,024-£44,263 RC41477 28 July 2024
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Oncology
£36,024-£44,263 RD42214 26 July 2024
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Psychology
£36,024-£44,263 PJ42129 17 July 2024
Research Associate (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
£36,024-£44,263 RC42381 2 August 2024
Research Associate - Atmospheric Composition-Climate Modelling (Fixed Term)
Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
MA42450 8 August 2024
Research Associate - Coordination cages for protein encapsulation (Fixed Term)
Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
MA42247 25 July 2024
Research Associate - PEDAL centre (Part Time, Fixed Term)
Faculty of Education
£36,024-£44,263 pro rata JR42251 17 July 2024
Research Associate Psychology (Fixed Term)
Department of Psychology, Central Cambridge
£36,024-£44,263 PJ42166 14 July 2024
Research Associate in Cell Biology (Fixed Term)
C.I.M.R. Clinical Neurosciences
£29,605-£33,966 or
£36,024-£44,263
SD42104 14 July 2024
Research Associate in NanoPhotonics
Department of Physics
£36,024-£44,263 KA42404 23 July 2024
Research Associate in Psychology (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, The Primary Care Unit
£36,024-£44,263 SN42335 19 August 2024
Research Associate in Simulation Modelling (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Cancer Genetic Epidemiology
£36,024-£44,263 RS42379 28 July 2024
Research Associate in Theoretical Many-Body Physics and Quantum Chaos
Department of Physics
£36,024-£44,263 KA42347 17 July 2024
Research Associate in functional metagenomics - novel biocatalysts for a sustainable circular economy from ultrahigh throughput screening- Hollfelder Group (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£36,024-£44,263 PH42267 28 July 2024
Research Associate in health services research - Qualitative Methods
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, THIS Institute
£36,024-£44,263 RH42139 21 July 2024
Research Associate in health services research - mixed and quantitative methods (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, THIS Institute
£36,024-£44,263 RH42128 21 July 2024
Research Associate in the study of spintronics and magnetism from dc to THz frequencies
Department of Physics
£36,024-£44,263 KA42162 17 July 2024
Research Associate-In discovery and engineering of novel plastic degrading enzymes -Hollfelder Group (Fixed Term)
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£36,024-£44,263 PH42261 28 July 2024
Research Associate: Computer Simulations of Chromatin Phase Transitions x 2 (Fixed Term)
Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry
£29,605- £33,966 or
£36,024- £44,263
MA42081 30 July 2024
Roving Researcher (Fixed Term)
Department of Pharmacology, Cambridge
£36,024-£44,263 PL42163 1 September 2024
Senior Research Associate (Data Manager)
Department of Clinical Biochemistry
£45,585-£57,696 RG42179 2 August 2024
Senior Research Associate (Krishnan-Ang Distinguished Scholar - JGL in Urological Cancers)
Department of Surgery
£45,585-£57,696 RE41956 17 July 2024
Senior Research Associate (Senior Statistical Geneticist)
Department of Clinical Biochemistry
£45,585-£57,696 RG42181 2 August 2024
Senior Research Associate (Single Cell/Transcriptomics Senior Bioinformatician)
Department of Clinical Biochemistry
£45,585-£57,696 RG42186 2 August 2024
Senior/ Postdoctoral Research Associate (Fixed Term)
MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit
£36,024-£57,696 SU42416 19 August 2024