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CLOSED: Job: Postdoctoral Research Fellow Malaria

August 9, 2012 - 17:40 -- MalariaWorld Jobs

Organisation: St. George's University of London, Division of Clinical Sciences, Infection and Immunity Research Centre

Duration: Full-time, fixed-term for 34 months

Closing date: 10 August 2012

Reference: 304-12


A full-time researcher is required for a 34 month fixed term position to aid the development of PCR-based devices for the diagnosis and treatment of malaria. The study will use a broad range of methodologies including in vitro parasite culture and growth assays and molecular approaches to determine resistance-associated gene mutations.


The post would suit an individual with a PhD in an area related to the research. Knowledge and experience of conventional cellular and molecular laboratory techniques including tissue culture and PCR-based techniques would be an advantage as the appointee will also provide core support for these multidisciplinary activities.


The post is based in a productive laboratory, and will be demanding and challenging, requiring a willing, adaptable and well-organised appointee.


The salary for this position will be £32,920, inclusive.


For further information about this position, and to apply, visit  General enquiries can be made to the Recruitment Team on 020 8725 5020 (24-hour answerphone) or


Please quote reference:  304-12

Closing date:      10 August 2012

Interview date:   3 September 2012


St George’s is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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