We are seeking a full-time/part-time postdoctoral research assistant to join Osney research group at the Department of Engineering Science Osney. The post is funded by UCSF and is fixed-term to 31 June 2017.
You will be responsible for development of a new microfluidic approach to enable screening of cell based assays, e.g. siRNA. You will work closely with biologists to implement such a screening on small volumes of fluids and provide foundational data that compares the results with conventional well plates assays.
You should possess experience in microfluidics/design/engineering/biotechnology and ideally have, or be in the final stages of obtaining, a PhD.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor E.J Walsh ([email protected]).
Further information can be found at: www.eng.ox.ac.uk/jobs/home
You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, including a brief statement of research interests (describing how past experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 7 September 2016 can be considered.
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