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To post a job advertisement on this page, please contact Glyn Jones. Note that this service is free to BSI members and their institutions, as well as our corporate members. There is a small charge of £100 for non-members who wish to advertise. 

Please note, all job vacancies are posted as soon as they are received, and are cleared after the closing date, or after three months, if one is not specified.

For more information about the vacancies, please click on the links below. You may also find it helpful to have a look at our funding opportunities page

Current vacancies

Committee Officer

The British Society for Immunology has an opportunity for a Committee Officer to join us for a one-year fixed term contract to cover a period of maternity leave.  The role-holder will support the Society’s committees and carry out other tasks, working in our busy team in central London. This is a good opportunity to learn more about a flourishing area of UK science and have the chance to help support researchers through our charitable work. Please click on the link below for more information and details of how to apply.  The closing date for applications is 28 August 2017.

Institution/Organisation:
British Society for Immunology
Application deadline:
University Lecturer in Innate Immunity

Applications are invited for the role of University Lecturer in Innate Immunity available from 1 October 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter. This is a 2- year fixed-term full-time University Teaching Officer (unestablished academic) role, subject to completion of a satisfactory probation period.

The individual appointed is expected to achieve and sustain a clear national and international profile in research, to collaborate within the Department as well as externally, and to provide team leadership to build further on the Department’s international reputation in innate immunity.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Cambridge
Application deadline:
Researcher Fish or Shrimp Health

Skretting ARC is currently looking for an experienced researcher in aquatic animal health with an innovative mindset and sound collaborative skills. In this role you will be a key player in the development of novel solutions optimising fish and/or shrimp health for our fast growing aquafeed operations world-wide.

Institution/Organisation:
Skretting Aquaculture Research Centre (ARC)
Application deadline:
Research Scientist – Immunological Assays

Albumedix are seeking a highly motivated research scientist to join the Bioprocess Characterisation department within the Research and Technical Development (RTD) team in Nottingham, UK. You will be expected to work both independently and within a multi-functional team, and will be responsible for developing immunological assays for the detection of molecules within pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic studies, detection of process contaminants and to evaluate the binding of clinical candidates you may also develop or liaise with CROs on the development of Anti-Drug Antibody assays.  

Institution/Organisation:
Albumedix Ltd
Application deadline:
Research Nurse

A Research Nurse position is available at the Hammersmith campus of Imperial College London in the Centre for Complement and Inflammation Research (CCIR). This nursing post will focus on clinical studies of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE, ‘lupus’, supervised by Prof Matthew Pickering) and renal transplantation (supervised by Dr Candice Roufosse, Consultant Cellular Pathologist). Duties will include identifying potential study participants from patients attending the Lupus Centre and Renal Transplant clinics and to obtain informed consent.

Institution/Organisation:
Imperial College London
Application deadline:
Research Assistant

This vacancy if for a Grade-5 Research Assistant position in the group of Professor Paul Morgan. Research conducted by the team examines the roles of inflammation, and in particular the complement system, in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). The successful applicant will join a vibrant and well-funded research environment, work with and support two post-doctoral fellows and assist in the supervision and training of PhD students. 

Institution/Organisation:
Cardiff University
Application deadline:
Lecturer

The Hodge Centre for Neuropsychiatric Immunology is seeking to recruit a dynamic early career scientist looking for the next step in their academic journey to join the Centre as a Non-Clinical Lecturer to develop a programme of research relevant to the aims of the Centre. The post holder will have an interest in neuroinflammation and research experience in Neuroscience and/or Immunology, together with the ambition to establish their future research in the area of Neuropsychiatric immunology.

Institution/Organisation:
Cardiff University
Application deadline:
Research Fellow in Systems Immunology

Opportunity available for a Research Fellow to take the lead in providing bioinformatics expertise to a multi-disciplinary team at the Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology by integration of complex datasets, creating mathematical/computational models, developing dynamic simulations, and performing pattern analyses of biological systems to find and apply bioinformatics solutions aiming to understand immunological processes in patients with inflammatory disorders.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Oxford
Application deadline:
Research Fellow in Neuroimmunology

The University of Southampton are looking for a Research Fellow to study the role of inflammation in age related macular degeneration (AMD). Experience in neuroscience, particularly with regard to the retina, and inflammation biology is desirable.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Southampton
Application deadline:
Postdoctoral Research Fellow: University of Edinburgh

This is a post-doctoral position supported by a European Research Council Grant. The project aims to understand the disease mechanism of bone metastasis and therapy resistance with the goal of develop novel therapeutic approaches by focusing on tumour-stromal interactions. It will use a wide variety of techniques, principally conditional molecular genetics, high-end intra vital imaging and sophisticated methods for gene discovery 

Institution/Organisation:
University of Edinburgh
Application deadline:

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