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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

PhD in Infection and Immunity

PhD opportunity at Cardiff University to work on a project that aims to perform a cross-sectional study of sepsis patients and apply machine learning algorithms to determine organism-specific biomarker signatures in blood, in a cross-disciplinary effort by combinining expertise in basic and translational immunology, clinical research, mathematical modelling, systems biology and biomarker discovery.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Cardiff
Application deadline:
Immunologist

The successful applicants will join a dynamic and flexible team using a variety of state of the art laboratory techniques as part of in vitro and ex vivo studies (pre-clinical and clinical).  There will be ample scope for the individual to take on projects, develop new assays and thereby expand the repertoire of expertise within the team.

Institution/Organisation:
KWS BioTest
Application deadline:
Daphne Jackson Fellowship Opportunity

Applications are invited for a Kennedy Trust sponsored three year Daphne Jackson Fellowship to be held at any UK university or research establishment. The fellowship is intended for a scientist wishing to return to research into any clinical or pre-clinical subject in the field of rheumatology and related musculoskeletal or immunological diseases.

Institution/Organisation:
Daphne Jackson/Kennedy Trust
Application deadline:
Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Oxford University is seeking an exceptional and motivated postdoctoral scientist with experience in immunology to work with Professors Xin Lu and Benoît Van den Eynde to study the interaction between immune cells and tumour cells. These two research groups are engaged in cutting-edge collaborative projects for which they seek to recruit a skilled postdoctoral scientist to perform innovative research across disciplines.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Oxford
Application deadline:
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Stromal Immunology

The University of Aberdeen are seeking to recruit a talented and enthusiastic individual with research expertise in stromal cell-immune cell interactions, molecular signalling and cytokine biology in the context of inflammatory and autoimmune conditions such as arthritis. The successful candidate will align their research activities with the work in the Arthritis & Regenerative Medicine Group led by Professor Cosimo De Bari.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Aberdeen
Application deadline:
Postdoctoral Scientist

The MRC is looking to recruit a highly motivated Postdoctoral Scientist to join the group of Dr Andrew McKenzie.  The programme is focused on the molecular and cellular regulation of innate lymphoid cells and their roles in health and diseases such as asthma and allergy. The candidate will undertake research aimed at elucidating the molecular and cellular regulation of ILCs in protecting mucosal barriers using novel gene-reporter and cell-depletion mouse strains. 

Institution/Organisation:
MRC
Application deadline:
Professor in Mucosal Immunology

The post holder will lead and undertake world-class research consistent with the research strategy of the Institute and College. The post holder will build an internationally competitive and externally grant funded research program, publishing high impact research papers, presenting at international meetings/symposia, and participating in review and advisory groups and panels.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Glasgow
Application deadline:
Research Associate

This is an opportunity for a highly motivated mucosal immunologist to work on a full-time BBSRC funded project, investigating mechanisms of immune surveillance at the mucosal barriers of the mouth. You will be a Research Associate in the laboratory of Dr. Joanne Konkel in the University of Manchester’s Collaborative Centre for Inflammation Research (MCCIR) and Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Manchester
Application deadline:
Imaging Technologist

The Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation is seeking an Imaging Technologist who will be responsible for establishing and maintaining an integrated Imaging Facility which will be based in the Sir Graeme Davies Building on the main University Campus. The successful candidate will bring together currently disparate imaging capacity within the Institute and will provide comprehensive training, as well as hands-on involvement in preliminary experiments. The successful candidate will also interact with colleagues at the Centre for Virus Research (CVR), located off campus, to integrate their imaging capacity with that in the facility. The successful candidate will be responsible for co-ordinating, and assisting with, major equipment bids and will provide strategic leadership to the facility.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Glasgow
Application deadline:
Research Fellow

The role will involve  pursuing a project whose primary aim is the assessment of the evolution of rare, treatment resistant clones from two chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) clinical trials ADMIRE and ARCTIC, led by Professor Peter Hillmen. The project builds on previous work using Next Generation Sequencing to identify rare mutations which lead to treatment resistance. It will utilise skills in Illumina next generation sequence analysis, use of the MARC1 cluster, development of bioinformatics tools and statistical modelling of rare mutant detection and clonal evolution.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Leeds
Application deadline:

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