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We are an interdisciplinary research centre which is committed to the highest quality scientific endeavour, with over 250 basic and clinical scientists working on ground breaking research.

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We are always interested in recruiting staff at all levels.  The following link provides further information on current job vacancies at Queen's University Belfast: http://www.qub.ac.uk/sites/QUBJobVacancies/.  If you are interested in Academic opportunities in WWIEM, please send your CV to d.wylie@qub.ac.uk and we can arrange a time for you to discuss future opportunties with our Director.

Job title: Research Fellow in Epigenetics

Job reference: 19/107388

Date posted: 15/04/2019

Application closing date: 30/05/2019

Salary: £33,199 - £39,610 per annum (potential to progress to £43,266 per annum pro rata through sustained exceptional contribution)

Job description: we are recruiting for a Research Fellow in Epigenetics who will be a highly productive, ambitious and collaborative member of the Gene Regulation Group led by Dr. Vijay Tiwari in the Centre for Experimental Medicine. The position will contribute to internationally competitive research on epigenetic regulation of cell-fate specification during development. The group employs high-throughput genomics assays and cutting-edge epigenetics and molecular biology tools in combination with stem cell biology and neurobiology. The resulting datasets are analysed using computational and systems biology approaches to generate a comprehensive model of epigenetic regulation of gene expression during embryonic development. The successful applicant will have responsibilities in independent research, supervision,planning, day-to-day lab management, collaborations and outreach.

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Job title: Research Fellow in Bioinformatics

Job reference: 19/107389

Date posted: 15/04/2019

Application closing date: 30/05/2019

Salary: £33,199 - £39,610 per annum (potential to progress to £43,266 per annum pro rata through sustained exceptional contribution)

Job description: we are recruiting for a Research Fellow in Bioinformatics who will be a highly productive, ambitious and collaborative member ofthe Gene Regulation Group led by Dr. Vijay Tiwari in the Centre for Experimental Medicine. The position will contribute to internationally competitive research on epigenetic regulation of cell-fate specification during development. The group employs high-throughput epigenomics assays such asChIP-seq and RNA-seq in combination with developmental biology and cutting-edge epigenetics and molecular biology tools. The resulting data sets are analyse dusing computational and systems biology approaches to generate comprehensive models of epigenetic regulation of gene expression during embryonic development. The successful applicant will have responsibilities in independent research, supervision, planning, day-to-day lab management, collaborations and outreach.

For further information please contact: Dr Effie Kostarelli via email E.Kostareli@qub.ac.uk.

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Job title: Research Fellow/Assistant in Bioinformatics

Job reference: 19/107461

Date posted: 06/05/2019

Application closing date: 04/06/2019

Salary: £27,831 to £39,610 per annum

Job description: the Research Fellow will be an active member of a research team assisting with an MRC funded Stratified Medicines programme - the UK Refractory Asthma Stratification programme (RASP-UK).The Research Fellow/Research Assistant will join a multidisciplinary team with the goal of conducting clinical trial bio-statistical analysis including day-to-day management of a large multi centre clinical trial database, interim analysis and reporting of safety and outcome data to Investigator team and Trial Steering Committee. The post will also include computational, hypothesis-driven applied clinical research in respiratory disease using large existing clinical datasets.

The University wish to appoint at Research Fellow level but will also consider Research Assistant.  

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Job title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Job reference: 19/107469

Date posted: 13/05/2019

Application closing date: 12/06/2019

Salary: £33,199 to £36,261 per annum

Job description: a 2-year Medical Research Council UK funded position is available for a highly-motivated candidate with strong interest in host-pathogen interaction in the research team of Dr. Gunnar Schroeder (https://pure.qub.ac.uk/portal/en/persons/gunnar-neels-schroeder(d50dbee5-993f-48f5-85cd-6e96aeab7ad7).html).  The successful candidate will drive an exciting research programme and use microbiological,cell biological and biochemical methods combined with imaging and proteomics analysis to elucidate new molecular mechanisms of host subversion by the facultative intracellular human pathogen Legionella pneumophila.  The Schroeder Team is based in the brand-new Wellcome-Wolfson Building providing state-of-the-art labs and research facilities. The successful candidate will be part of a dynamic and collaborative team, a vibrant, international postdoc community and have access to personal development opportunities.

The post is a senior role in the team and as such, successful applicants will have responsibilities in research, supervision, planning, lab management and collaborations. The post is suited to an organised, productive and communicative individual, preferably with postdoctoral experience in studying host-pathogen interactions.

For further information please contact: Dr Flavia Viana via email F.Viana@qub.ac.uk

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Job title: Wellcome Trust ISSF Early Stage Researcher Fellowships

Job reference: 19/107474

Date posted: 13/05/2019

Application closing date: 14/06/2019

Salary: £33,199 - £39,610 per annum (potential to progress to £43,266 per annum pro rata through sustained exceptional contribution)

Job description: to be a highly productive and collaborative member of the research community in the Centre for Experimental Medicine and other groupings within the Faculty of Medicine Health and Life Sciences, working as part of a Wellcome Trust funded research programme team to initiate, develop and manage high level research projects in line with the School's research strategy. The post’s responsibilities will include independent research, supervision, planning, day-to-day lab management, collaborations and outreach..

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