The Interdisciplinary Research Centre (IRC) in Biomedical Materials, based at Mile End, requires a Postgraduate/Postdoctoral Research Assistant to work on spider silk.
The project is funded by the European Commission and forms part of a collaborative programme on the development and use of spider silk as a scaffold material for tissue engineered and other bioactive implants.
Specific tasks include modification and characterisation of silks to manipulate bioactivity and cell guidance properties.
Salary up to £26,293 depending on experience (inclusive of London Allowance) (fixed term for up to 9 months).
Informal enquiries may be made to Professor P Vadgama, e-mail address: [email protected]
Completed application forms together with a copy of your CV, quoting reference no. 07105/AB should be returned to:
IRC in Biomedical Materials, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road,
London E1 4NS, or by e-mail to [email protected]
The closing date for applications is 19th March.
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