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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, but you must quote your membership number in any correspondence. There is a charge for non-members. 

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.

Current vacancies

PhD position: University of Manchester

The University of Manchester are advertising a PhD position to study "How do danger signals control macrophage responses?" in the Manchester Collaborative Centre for Inflammation Research under the supervision of Dr Gloria Lopez-Castejon and Dr Yifat Merbl.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Manchester
Application deadline:
Senior Lecturer or Reader or Professor in Innate Immunity

This post is an exciting opportunity for an established academic (Professor) or exceptional early career researcher (Senior Lecturer/Reader) to conduct research of world-class quality in the Department of Innate Immunity, at King’s College London (appointment dependent on skills and experience). The post-holder will develop and/or consolidate an international profile in the field of Innate Immunity/Regenerative Medicine interfaced with adaptive immunity. 

Institution/Organisation:
King's College London
Application deadline:
Research Technician

Applications are invited for a full time (100%) Research Technician (band 400) to work in the Institute of Immunology and Immunotherapy (III) at the University of Birmingham, under the supervision of Professor Adam Cunningham. 

Institution/Organisation:
University of Birmingham
Application deadline:
Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Immunology

Two postdoctoral immunology fellowship positions are available to join Prof Padraic Fallon’s Translational Immunology Research group in Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. The group is involved in research on the immunology of human diseases undertaken studies using clinical samples as well as animal models. The fellows will based in the Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute, Trinity College Dublin. Research will be on innate and adaptive immune regulation during inflammatory diseases using mouse transgenic models as well as clinical samples.

Institution/Organisation:
Trinity College Dublin
Application deadline:
Research Assistant/Associate

Applications are invited for a Research Assistant/Associate (fixed term) to investigate how herpesviruses manipulate host-cell focal adhesions during infection.

The post will be held at the Department of Pathology in the laboratory of Dr Stephen Graham, located on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus, and the research will benefit from a strong established collaboration with the laboratory of Dr Colin Crump. Candidates should have a PhD, or expect to obtain one shortly, and have a strong background in virology, cell biology or biochemistry.

Institution/Organisation:
University of Cambridge
Application deadline:
Principal investigator / researcher, molecular cell biology and immunology

The department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology VU University Medical Center (VUmc) in Amsterdam are looking for excellent candidates who will establish independent and vigorous extramurally funded research programs that fit within one or more of the department research themes: cancer immunology, neuro-immunology and mucosal immunology. 

Institution/Organisation:
VU University Medical Center Amsterdam
Application deadline:
PhD position: University of Birmingham

A PhD is available in the Institute of Inflammation and Ageing at the University of Birmingham to study 'Proteinase 3 activity as a biomarker for disease severity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease'.

Via jobs.ac.uk

Institution/Organisation:
University of Birmingham
Application deadline:
Daphne Jackson Fellowship Opportunity

Applications are invited for two 0.5 FTE Daphne Jackson Fellowships that will be hosted and sponsored by Durham University. The salary will be set at Grade 7, £32,004 - £38,183 per annum (pro rata for part-time). The fellowships are intended for individuals who want to return to research in the areas within the Faculty of Science. 

Institution/Organisation:
University of Durham
Application deadline:
Ten PhD positions: improving tumor-specific immune receptor function

The European Network on Anti-Cancer Immuno-Therapy Improvement by modification of CAR and TCR Interactions and Nanoscale  Geometry  (EN-ACTI2NG),  formed  by  12  academic,  clinical  and  industrial  institutions  from  Spain,  Austria, Germany, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom offers a multidisciplinary training for 10 early stage researchers in the  development  and  analysis  of  engineered  tumor-specific  immune  receptors.  This  network,  funded  by  the  H2020 Marie  Sklodowska  Curie  Action  program,  emanates  from  recent  clinical  evidence  that  T  cells  expressing  engineered tumor-specific immune receptors can eradicate tumors that do not respond to conventional treatment.  You can find more information on the EN-ACTI2NG website.

Institution/Organisation:
European Network on Anti-Cancer Immuno-Therapy Improvement by modification of CAR and TCR Interactions and Nanoscale Geometry (EN-ACTI2NG)
Application deadline:
MS Society Daphne Jackson Fellowships

The MS Society will sponsor up to 2 Daphne Jackson Fellowships, one in the biomedical research field and one in the care and services research field. The fellowships can be held in any UK academic institution and the remaining funding will be secured by the Daphne Jackson Trust from an additional sponsor.

Institution/Organisation:
UK academic institution
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