Postdoctoral Research Associate, Bioinformatician Medvinsky Lab
We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Postdoctoral Bioinformatician to investigate cellular and molecular markers of human umbilical cord blood (UCB) that correlate with transplantation outcomes.
**Extended closing date: 4 October 2023**
Grade UE07: £37,099 to £44,263 per annum
College of Science and Engineering / School of Biological Sciences / Institute for Stem Cell Research
Full-time: 35 hours per week
Fixed-term: 3 years with the possibility of extension
Our laboratory aims to understand mechanisms underlying development and regenerative potential of haematopoietic stem cells (HSCs), using embryonic and foetal tissues as well as ES/iPS cells. The successful candidate will be working closely with other posts on this Project and with other members of the laboratory. There will be an opportunity to apply your bioinformatics skills and collaborate within our International Consortium, which includes experts in machine learning, haematopoietic stem cell biology, cord blood banking and clinical haematology.
Your skills and attributes for success
We are looking for an enthusiastic person with a strong bioinformatics background, including experience with single cell RNAseq datasets. Experience and good knowledge of molecular biology will be an advantage. Excellent communication skills and the ability to deal with the variety of tasks to meet deadlines is essential.
**Extended closing date: 4 Oct 2023**