The ISMB at Birkbeck is seeking one Post-doctoral Research Assistant to carry out structural and cellular analysis of the Type IV Secretion Systems by cryo-electron tomography, cryo-electron microscopy, and fluorescence imaging microscopy with Professor Gabriel Waksman.
The laboratory has been exceptionally productive over the years in this area (see Science, 2009, 323:266-268; Nature, 2009, 462:1011-1015; Nature. 2014, 508:550-3; Cell. 2016, 166, 1436–1444; and Cell. 2017, 169, 708–721).
The research programme is funded by a grant from the Wellcome Trust. Further details on the research group and on type IV secretion.
Applicants should have a PhD in Structural Molecular Biology, and experience in Electron Microscopy, Image Processing, Biophysics or related areas. Salary: Grade 7 of the College's London Pay Scale which is £36,548 rising to £41,772 per annum. The closing date for completed applications is midnight on 30 September 2017. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 17 October 2017.
Anyone interested should apply using this link provided
Deadline for applications 30th September 2017