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Engineering Biology in Cambridge

 

Job opportunities will be advertised here with a focus on jobs at the University of Cambridge and in local companies. Opportunities will be included in the IRC newsletter. If you'd like your vacancy listed here please contact the IRC Coordinator on coordinator@engbio.cam.ac.uk.

 

Coordinator and Events Manager (Maternity Cover) (Temporary Cover) Close 30 September 2022

We are seeking an enthusiastic and personable candidate for the role of Coordinator and Events Manager for the Engineering Biology Interdisciplinary Research Centre (EngBio IRC, formerly SynBio IRC). This is a fixed term maternity cover role for 12 months or until the return of the postholder, which ever is sooner. The purpose of this role is to organise, manage and deliver activities for the IRC. Working closely with the IRC co-Chairs, members of the Steering Group and others, the post-holder will assist in developing a strategic vision for the IRC initiative, and in planning and delivering implementation of this vision. Developing and managing relationships with stakeholders within and outside the University is an important aspect of the role, combined with actively communicatin and promoting IRC activities.

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We are seeking an enthusiastic and personable candidate for the role of Coordinator and Events Manager for the Engineering Biology Interdisciplinary Research Centre (EngBio IRC, formerly SynBio IRC). This is a fixed term maternity cover role for 12 months or until the return of the postholder,...

Postgraduate/Postdoc-level position available with biotechnology consulting firm. Working towards the development and evaluation of rapid in vitro diagnostics tools.

Data scientist position available with biotechnology consulting firm for a candidate with experience in bioinformatics and omics.

Senior scientist position available for candidate with experience in biochemical engineering, process sensing and/or process scale-up methodologies.

Postdoc position available across the labs of Dr Alexander Jones, Professor Henrik Jönsson and Professor Elliot Meyerowitz at the Sainsbury Laboratory, Cambridge University. Working to understand the role of cellular cytokinin dynamics in Arabidopsis thaliana meristem development with current tools whilst also pursuing biosensors for cytokinin.

Applications are invited for a post-doctoral research associate in Rice Molecular and Cellular Genetics to work with Prof Uta Paszkowski in the Crop Science Centre starting in October 2022.  Most plants, including important crops such as rice, live in beneficial associations with arbuscular...

Hitachi is an innovation-driven company with more than a century of customer trust, aiming to develop new technologies to contribute to social innovation and sustainable growth. To achieve this agenda, we are looking to recruit a permanent Hitachi Cambridge...

Graduate to Postdoc-level position available Natural England. Working to advise the government on the use of genetic technologies in conservation.

Three postdoc positions available in the lab of Dr Stephen Wallace, University of Edinburgh. Using modern synthetic biology techniques to develop sustainable microbial solutions to current petrochemical processes used in industry.

Graduate-level position available with Oxford Nanopore Technologies. Working on the expression and purification, electrophysiological characterisation and the subsequent analysis of a range of nanopores.

Post-graduate/Postdoc-level position available with Cambridge biotech startup. Working to develop transcriptomics capabilities for assessment of differentiated iPSCs for cell therapeutics.

Post-graduate/Postdoc-level position available with Xap Therapeutics. Working to apply CRISPR technology to engineer iPSCs for cell therapeutics.

Postdoc-level position available with Cambridge biotech startup working on a novel desktop DNA synthesis platform.

Lab management position available with biotech start-up Constructive Bio. Working to turn cells into bio-renewable factories for the production of novel molecules.

Graduate-level Associate Scientist (Genome Engineering) position available with biotech start-up Constructive Bio. Working to turn cells into bio-renewable factories for the production of novel molecules.

Postdoc-level Associate Scientist (Genome Assembly) position available with biotech start-up Constructive Bio. Working to turn cells into bio-renewable factories for the production of novel molecules.

Postdoc-level Bioinformatician position available with biotech start-up Constructive Bio. Working to turn cells into bio-renewable factories for the production of novel molecules.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Prof. Chris Barnes at UCL. Working on the development, planning and delivery of novel ways to perform computation in biofilms using spatial structure.

Project Manager position available with Dr. Jenny Molloy in the Open Bioeconomy Lab. Working to support the adoption and impact of Open Source DNA toolkits.

Postdoc position available at the Institute of Molecular Plant Sciences, University of Edinburgh. Working to understand how post-translational signalling orchestrates plant immunity.

Postdoc-level position available at AstraZeneca Cambridge. Working to conduct proof of concept studies in the In Vivo Expressed Biologics department.

Postdoc-level position available at Oxford Nanopore Technologies. Working to develop diagnostic tests for regulatory approval and use in clinical settings globally.

Postdoc-level position available with Lonza R&D company. Working to improve mammalian host cell line functionality.

Cambridge Consultants are looking for a proven leader experienced in defining growth strategies in innovative and emerging business areas, engaging with clients and collaborating to define breakthrough innovation projects.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Dr. Pietro Cicuta, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge. Working on developing new devices to grow lung cells in physiological conditions.

Postdoctoral Research Associate position available in the lab of Dr Diana Fusco at the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge. Working across molecular and synthetic biology, physics and evolutionary biology to understand mechanisms of biofilm resilience.

Assistant Professor - Synthetic Biology position available at University of Florida.

Postdoc-level position available at Cambridge synthetic biology startup Xap Therapeutics. Working with CRISPR technology to engineer iPSCs and create novel cell therapies.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Prof. David Lea-Smith at the University of East Anglia. Working on genetic engineering of bacteria to convert waste hydrocarbons into high-value compounds.

Postdoc-level position available at synthetic biology start-up CC Bio. Working to develop therapeutically useful peptides and enzymes capable of modifying the microbiome.