Free open Job in Wales Research Associate in Synthetic Biology / Biological Chemistry at Cardiff University

Cardiff University – School of Chemistry

We seek to recruit an enthusiastic highly motivated scientist with proven intellectual and technical abilities to work on a Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)-funded synthetic biology / biological chemistry project.

The overall objective of this research will be to develop a novel tool to allow for the traceless delivery of proteins into mammalian cells and simultaneously control their spatiotemporal activation with light.

Applicants must possess a PhD in Biological/Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry or a closely related area.

Further information is available at

Informal enquires about the role should be made to Professor Rudolf Allemann, e-mail; Tel. +44 (0)29 2087 4805)

For further details about working at Cardiff University, please contact Ms Alison Blake (; 02920 874805)

This position is full time (35 hours per week), fixed term for 2 years and is available from 1st April 2017.

To work for an employer that values and promotes equality of opportunity, please visit and search for vacancy number: 5633BR.

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity. Our inclusive environment welcomes applications from talented people from diverse backgrounds.

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