You will be working on Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)-funded projects in the group of Professor David Leys at the Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (MIB). These projects focus on structure-function relationship studies and
biotechnological application of novel enzymes, and require individuals with a suitable background in structural biology and/or enzymology.
You will join a large team of researchers in the Molecular Enzymology group at the MIB, and will receive training in a range of techniques as applied to establishing the structural and functional properties of the target enzymes.
All posts are available with immediate effect, posts one and two ending 31 March 2020 and post three ending 31 May 2018.
The School of Chemistry is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN Charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including
flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff to achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointments will always be made on merit. For further information, please
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Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Professor David Leys
Telephone: 0161 275 4499
Telephone: 01565 818 234
Date of external posting: Thursday, 9 February 2017
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.