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Position: Research Assistant - CLUSTER Laboratory
Institution: University College London
Department: Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: This very exciting opportunity for a laboratory scientist has arisen within the UCL team of the CLUSTER Consortium Working with Post-Doctoral Research Associates and leading stratified medicine experts across the UK, this post holder will be helping to identify and test markers predictive of response to therapy in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA), and its associated eye-inflammation, JIA uveitis. This will enable the stratification of children and young people according to the therapies that are most likely to be effective
Requirements: The post holder should hold an honours degree in a biomedical or related subject. The post holder will have experience in laboratory methods, such as processing and storage of immunological samples, multi-colour flow cytometric analysis and sorting, making DNA and RNA, or cell culture and immunological functional assays. Knowledge of transcriptional analysis by RNAseq would be an advantage; The individual will be highly motivated to succeed in research, have good organisational and communication skills, be prepared to work to deadlines and in an independent manner. They will have the ability to work well in a multi-disciplinary team, both at UCL and in the partner laboratories and teams of CLUSTER
   
Text: Research Assistant - CLUSTER Laboratory, - Ref:1876913 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health Location of position London Grade 6 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £31,542 - £32,387 per annum Duties and Responsibilities This very exciting opportunity for a laboratory scientist has arisen within the UCL team of the CLUSTER Consortium www.clusterconsortium.org.uk Working with Post-Doctoral Research Associates and leading stratified medicine experts across the UK, this post holder will be helping to identify and test markers predictive of response to therapy in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA), and its associated eye-inflammation, JIA uveitis. This will enable the stratification of children and young people according to the therapies that are most likely to be effective. This post is available until 30 June 2023 in the first instance. Key Requirements The post holder should hold an honours degree in a biomedical or related subject. The post holder will have experience in laboratory methods, such as processing and storage of immunological samples, multi-colour flow cytometric analysis and sorting, making DNA and RNA, or cell culture and immunological functional assays. Knowledge of transcriptional analysis by RNAseq would be an advantage. The individual will be highly motivated to succeed in research, have good organisational and communication skills, be prepared to work to deadlines and in an independent manner. They will have the ability to work well in a multi-disciplinary team, both at UCL and in the partner laboratories and teams of CLUSTER. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of the page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below. If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact Madhur Sharma on ich.hr@ucl.ac.uk quoting job reference 1876913. UCL Taking Action for Equality Closing Date 7 Jul 2021 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Gold award, in recognition of our long-term commitment and 'beacon' status in advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job description and Person specification Apply Now
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