Building and promoting Excellence in Life Sciences in Europe
Building and promoting Excellence in Life Sciences in Europe

Research Assistant

We wish to recruit a Research Assistant to provide essential support to a research project investigating regulatory T cell biology. The project follows new insights into immunology.

The research will focus on the role of regulatory T cells in the tissue, how they modify normal tissue function and how the regulate autoimmune reactions. These questions will be investigated through a combination of approaches, including transgenic mouse models, flow cytometry, histology and molecular biology.

The ideal candidate must have a B.Sc. in Biological Sciences and extensive experience in immunology and flow cytometry. Experience in molecular biology and histology is highly desirable.

The successful applicant will join an interactive, multidisciplinary team in the Lymphocyte Signalling Program in the laboratory of Dr Adrian Liston.

Informal enquiries should be made to

This is a limited term appointment with funding for this post expected to be available for a period of two years in the first instance   


A full job specification and role requirements can be found attached to this vacancy.


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Closing date for applications is Monday 25 February 2019.




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