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School of Biological and Behavioural Sciences

Current vacancies

Lectureship (Teaching & Research) in Microbiology on the Queen Mary Joint Programme with Nanchang University - QMUL26820

We are looking to appoint a Teaching and Research Lecturer to deliver world-leading research and teaching in Microbiology. This is a full-time teaching and research position within the School of Biological and Behavioural Sciences (SBBS), a large and expanding academic unit, which provides a supportive and friendly environment that prides itself on its inclusivity of staff and students as well as research-led innovative teaching throughout its educational programmes. We are looking for applicants that can deliver outstanding research that contributes to our strengths in cell biology and structural molecular biology.

Closing date: 05-Dec-2021

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Lectureship (Teaching & Research) in Medical Genetics on the Queen Mary Joint Programme with Nanchang University - QMUL26819

We are looking to appoint a Teaching and Research Lecturer to deliver world-leading research and teaching in Medical Genetics. This is a full-time teaching and research position within the School of Biological and Behavioural Sciences (SBBS), a large and expanding academic unit, which provides a supportive and friendly environment that prides itself on its inclusivity of staff and students as well as research-led innovative teaching throughout its educational programmes. We are looking for applicants that can deliver outstanding research that contributes to our strengths in genetics and genomics. We expect the Lecturer to contribute to the research vibrance of the School, to attract external funding, to publish high-quality papers, and to establish research their groups.

Closing date: 05-Dec-2021

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Postdoctoral Research Assistant - QMUL26415

The Postdoctoral Research Assistant (PDRA) will be a highly motivated individual keen on a Cell Biology research career. Using cutting-edge Super-resolution microscopy, the PDRA will explore how human cells maintain their chromosomes.

The PDRA will have a PhD (or be close to completion) in Cell Biology or a related area, with extensive experience in Microscopy and Molecular biology. Some experience in Biochemistry or a coding language would be valuable but not essential. The candidate will be strongly supported to build research fellowship applications and/or industry collaborations.

Closing date: 16-Dec-2021

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Microbial Ecology Technician - QMUL27085

Closing date: 17-Dec-2021

We invite applications for a Microbial Ecology Technician, based at the School of Biological and Behavioural Sciences, Queen Mary University of London to expand and strengthen our research program on dimethylsulfide cycling in anoxic sediments. The post holder will work on an exciting new project on anaerobic DMS cycling in Baltic Sea sediments, the largest continental brackish environment in the world.

The project is funded by NERC and will be carried out with a collaboration with KTH-Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University in Sweden. The post holder will set up anaerobic microcosms with Baltic Sea sediments, take daily measurements of DMS, methane and other related compounds as well as prepare samples for high-throughput sequencing.

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Senior Lectureship in the Biosciences - QMUL26856

We are seeking to appoint a candidate with experience of delivering high-quality teaching to our diverse undergraduate student body. The candidate would take a leading role in teaching and leading administrative duties. The post holder will be Director of Postgraduate Taught Programmes in the School. We are particularly interested in candidates with a track record of developing successful postgraduate taught programmes in the biosciences. An interest in artificial intelligence would be an advantage. Developing our portfolio of postgraduate taught programmes is a key part of delivering the university’s 2030 strategy.

Closing date: 19-Dec-2021

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