MRC Centre for Medical Mycology has tenure track positions available in Bioinformatics and in Adaptive Immunity


MRC Centre for Medical Mycology


Senior Lecturer in Bioinformatics (IMS040A) – We are seeking an outstanding scientist with an interest in fungal pathogenesis and/or fungal immunology who has an international reputation in Bioinformatics. We are particularly interested in someone with their own independent research programme who is willing to collaborate extensively with other Centre Investigators.

Lecturer in Adaptive Antifungal Immunity (IMS039A ) – We seek an exceptional, up-and-coming scientist who will drive their own independent research programme alongside collaborative projects with other Centre members, exploring the influence of fungal and host components on the development of adaptive immunity and their diagnostic, preventive and therapeutic potential.

Relocation and start up packages are available for both posts. This appointment will be made subject to the usual terms and conditions of employment of the University, with salary placement according to qualifications and experience.

Should you require a visa to undertake paid employment in the UK you will be required to fulfil the minimum point’s criteria to be granted a Certificate of Sponsorship and Tier 2 visa.  As appropriate, at the time an offer of appointment is made you will be asked to demonstrate that you fulfil the criteria in respect of financial maintenance and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact Natalie Reid, HR Adviser, ( for further information on this.

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Job Reference Numbers: IMS039A and IMS040A.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 17 March 2017.

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