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Current vacancies

Finance Manager

We invite applications for a Finance Manager, for the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London to work on a major EU INTERREG France (Channel) England funded project co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund investigating the extent, sources and solutions to plastic pollution across the region.  It involves 18 research and end-user partner organisations in England and France. The focus for this role will be to lead the management, maintenance and development of the financial aspects of the project, including developing and submitting financial claims to the INTERREG Joint Secretariat.

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Finance Officer

We invite applications for a Finance Officer, based at the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London to work on a major EU INTERREG France (Channel) England funded project co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund investigating the extent, sources and solutions to plastic pollution across the region. It involves 18 research and end-user partner organisations in England and France. The focus for this role will be to support the management, maintenance and development of the financial aspects of the project, including claims to the INTERREG Joint Secretariat.

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Post doctoral Research Assistant (Grade 5)

A Postdoctoral Research Assistant position is available at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) in the group of Dr Viji Draviam to work on how human cells maintain chromosome numbers. This particular research position will focus on the characterisation of the molecular mechanism by which human cells capture chromosomes along the lateral walls of microtubules and how these laterally bound chromosomes are transported to the ends of microtubules. The project will use a combination of high-resolution cell biology and molecular biology techniques.

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Lectureship in Psychology/Biological Psychology

Within Queen Mary, the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences is a large and expanding academic unit, which provides a supportive and friendly environment and encourages interdisciplinary research. We are seeking to appoint an ambitious research-driven scientist at Lecturer level with a strong publication record as well as significant potential for funding in any area of psychology that builds on current research strengths in the department, but we will consider any area of expertise. 

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Project Manager

We invite applications for a Project Manager for the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London to work on a major EU INTERREG France (Channel) England funded project co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund investigating the extent, sources and solutions to plastic pollution across the region. It involves 18 research and end-user partner organisations in England and France. The focus for this role will be to support the co-ordination and delivery of the project.

The work will be based with the Queen Mary University of London team at the River Laboratory, Wareham, Dorset. 

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Post Doctoral Research Assistant (Grade 4)

A 24 month Postdoctoral Research Assistant position is available at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) in Dr. Laurent Frantz’s group, investigating the evolutionary history of domestic animals using ancient genomes. Candidates for this position must have a strong experience in population genomics, and ideally [but not necessarily] in ancient genomics. They should have a PhD (awarded or reasonably expected to be awarded within 3 months) or equivalent qualification/experience in an area of molecular evolution, genomics, bioinformatics or a related discipline. They will engage with the analyses of ancient pigs, chickens (and potentially dogs) genomes. A track record of peer-reviewed publications is essential.

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Project Manager NANOSTEM

Applications are invited for the post of Project Manager, working with Prof Marina Resmini in the Department of Chemistry within the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences at Queen Mary University of London, as part of the NANOSTEM Innovative Training Network (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, https://www.nanostem.qmul.ac.uk/).

You will provide executive administrative support for this high profile scientific research project, which is funded by the European Commission and comprised of nine teams from five European countries. You will be required to manage a range of key activities, including finance management, organisation of international training schools and meetings, developing and updating the network website, editing the newsletter, coordinating outreach activities, supporting the preparation and writing of the periodic reports for the EC and managing communication amongst the teams.

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Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Biogeochemical Modelling

The Earth Surface Science group at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) are seeking a 36-month PDRA to work on a joint NERC-NSF funded project ‘Sensors Under Snow: Seasonal Processes in the Evolution of Arctic Soils (SUN SPEARS)’. The project is a collaboration between QMUL’s School of Geography, the British Geological Survey (BGS), the University of Utah (USA), Montana Tech (USA), and the University of Colorado, Boulder (USA).

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Living Wage & SWAN