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Imperial College London - Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, MRC Centre for Molecular Bacteriology and Infection (CMBI), 2019
Imperial College London - Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, MRC Centre for Molecular Bacteriology and Infection (CMBI)
Opening date: 21 May 2019
Lecturer: £52,908 – £65,620 per annum
Senior Lecturer: £62,858 – £65,620 per annum
Location: South Kensington Campus, London
The Department of Life Sciences seeks to appoint a candidate with expertise in relevant areas of bacterial pathogenesis and/or host-pathogen interactions. The post holder will be affiliated with the MRC Centre for Molecular Bacteriology and Infection (MRC-CMBI), which is located at the South Kensington Campus.
The MRC Centre for Molecular Bacteriology and Infection (CMBI) is a cross-faculty, multidisciplinary research Centre comprising over 70 academic and postdoctoral research staff and 35 postgraduate students. Established in 2012 through funding from the Medical Research Council and Imperial College, the Centre has a unique focus on pathogenesis of, and immunity to, disease-causing bacteria. It represents one of the largest grouping of scientists and clinicians in the UK working on bacterial infection biology.
You should hold a PhD (or equivalent) in Life Sciences or a related discipline.
A proven track record in conducting high quality independent research, as evidenced by high quality publications in peer reviewed journals.
Experience of training Undergraduate and Postgraduate students
Experience of preparing grant applications for submission
Experience of developing skills in leading, motivating, developing and managing the performance of colleagues
An effective communicator, conveying ideas and concepts clearly and effectively to a range of audiences through a variety of methods and media
An ability to raise significant research funding from a variety of sources, commensurate with your career stage