The VALIDATE Network - Vaccine development for complex intracellular neglected pathogens
St George's University of London Post-Doctoral Scientist, May 2019
Opening date: 1 May 2019
Infection and Immunity Research Institute
Salary: £33,199 to £39,609 plus London Allowance of £3,090
1 Year Fixed Term
Interview date TBC
This is an exciting opportunity for a post-doctoral scientist to perform laboratory research on the development of new assays for the assessment of Group B Streptococcal immunity at St George’s, University of London (SGUL).The principal role of the post holder will be to undertake research in mucosal immunity to GBS, helping to advance a high-level research programme in the laboratory of Dr. Le Doare, and in close collaboration with Prof Heath, Vaccine Institute Director. The scientist will have the opportunity to develop a programme of high-level academic research in collaboration and interaction with Harvard University, USA. The post holder will have a strong interest in immunology and/or infection and experience of scientific data handling. He or she will also participate in the other clinical and research activities linked to the PIDRG and the St George’s Vaccine Institute. The post is funded for one year in the first instance, but may be renewable.
Flexible working, including part-time or reduced hours of work, opportunities to work from home for many posts, compressed hours and local flexibility in agreeing start and finish times of work are among the extra benefits offered by St George’s, University of London.