Birkbeck, University of London
£40,348 rising to £46,118 per annum
Business Unit (dept)
Department of Biological Sciences
Closing date for applicants
This is a fixed-term, full-time contract until 31 December 2025.
The ISMB is seeking one Post-doctoral Research Assistant to carry out structural analysis of the Type IV Secretion System by cryo-electron 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, 508:550-553; Cell, 2016, 166:1436–1444; Cell, 2017, 169:708–721; Nature. 2022, 607:191-196).
The research programme is funded by a grant from the Wellcome Trust. Further details on the research group and on type IV secretion can be found at https:// www. ismb.lon.ac.uk/gabriel-waksman/homepage.htm.
Applicants should have a PhD in Structural Molecular Biology, and experience in Electron Microscopy, Image Processing, Biophysics, Biochemistry or related areas.
The salary is on Grade 7 of the College’s London Pay Scale which is £40,348 rising to £46,118 per annum.
The salary quoted is on the College’s London Pay Scale which includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the London area.
Informal enquiries should be made to Professor Gabriel Waksman, Department of Biological Sciences email: firstname.lastname@example.org; telephone: 020 7631 6833.