Research Associate

Opening Date:
29 Nov 2019
Closing Date:
15 Dec 2019
Salary Range:

At Teesside University, we are ambitious in our goals, vision and aspirations. We challenge expectations and push the boundaries of what is possible. From transforming our campus through a £300m investment and capital development programme, to creating outstanding, innovative academic programmes, our work is always relevant and purpose-driven.

We believe that innovation powers our steps and are motivated to make a difference through positive social impact. We work in partnership with individuals and businesses to devise creative solutions not limited by imagination. We work at pace, and are always future-facing, with our teaching, learning and research focused on addressing the challenges of tomorrow, today. We do not stand still.

Based in the new National Horizon Centre in Darlington, a Research Associate position is available as part of the Lymphoma Genomics Group. The main purpose of the role is to generate and integrate OMICS data from multiple platforms using bioinformatics approaches to identify clinical biomarkers and investigate the dysregulated genes/pathways using contemporary laboratory techniques.

You will work under the supervision of Professor Vikki Rand in a multidisciplinary team towards high impact publications and grants. Given the nature of this research, extensive knowledge of paediatric lymphoma, Omics data analysis and experience of biomarker identification are critical skills.

Job Reference: T4443

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Closing date: 15 December 2019