En la Universidad de Exeter buscan un técnico de laboratorio para trabajar con guppys ~ Bioblogia.net

17 de octubre de 2022

En la Universidad de Exeter buscan un técnico de laboratorio para trabajar con guppys

Oferta compartida por Nuria

Full-time ERC funded post as Research Technician, available from 1 December 2022 to 31 December. 2023

The post
The College wishes to recruit a Research Technician to support the work of Bonnie Fraser. The successful applicant will be integral to a quantitative genetics experiment using guppies (Poecilia reticulata); organising and monitoring fish breeding crosses, phenotyping fish, molecular laboratory techniques (e.g. DNA extraction), and day-to-day management of the lab.
The post will include:
  • organising and monitoring fish breeding crosses
  • phenotyping fish morphology
  • routine molecular laboratory techniques
Please ensure you read the Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role by clicking on the attachment.

We offer some fantastic benefits including:
  • 41 days leave per year
  • numerous discounts at leading retailers
  • onsite gyms on all of our campus’ and a cycle to work scheme
  • sector leading policies around maternity, adoption and shared parental leave (up to 26 weeks full pay), paternity leave (up to six weeks full pay) and a new Fertility Treatment Policy
  • stunning campus environments in Exeter and Cornwall, in the beautiful South West of England
Further Information
For further information please contact Bonnie Fraser, e-mail b.fraser@ex.ac.uk. You may also find more details here
The closing date for completed applications is 6 November 2022. Interviews are expected to take place on 14 November 2022.
The starting salary will be from £28,762 up to £32,348 on Grade E, depending on qualifications and experience.
This role may be subject to additional background screening.

The University of Exeter is a proud supporter of the Technician Commitment, a charter focussing on the visibility, recognition and career development of our technical staff. For further information please see our website.

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We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities and in the top 150 universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022 and QS World University Ranking 2022). We combine world-class teaching with world-class research, achieving a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework Award 2017.

Our research income in recent years means we’re the fastest growing UK Research University with some of the world’s most influential scientists, and we seek to answer some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today through this. 98% of our research is of international quality (2014 Research Excellence Framework). We encourage proactive engagement with industry, business and community partners to enhance the impact of research and education and improve the employability of our students. Read about our world leading research – Green Futures and how we are transforming education for a changing world. We are located in a beautiful part of the country and Exeter (a fast growing tech hub) is one of only a few UK cities to have been designated as a UNESCO Creative City

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