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Research Technician

Can you provide technical support to research projects? Do you have a strong interest in gastrointestinal cancer and a working knowledge of molecular pathology?

Working independently using knowledge of specialised techniques, you will provide molecular pathology support for a highly productive research group investigating prognostic and predictive factors in gastrointestinal cancer.  

With a degree or higher level BTEC, or equivalent, you will have significant relevant laboratory experience. The ability to manage your time effectively and work under pressure is essential, along with effective interpersonal, communication, and team working skills.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Gemma Hemmings, Laboratory Manager 

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 8510; Email:

Further Information

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Medicine gained the Silver award in 2016.  We are committed to being an inclusive medical school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

Location:  Leeds - St James University Hospital
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute:  Leeds Institute of Medical Research (LIMR)
Section:  Pathology & Data Analytics
Category:  Technical Support
Grade:  Grade 5
Salary:  £23,067 to £26,715 p.a.
Working Time:  100% at 35 hours per week
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (3 years due to external funding)
Release Date:  Monday 27 January 2020
Closing Date:  Thursday 27 February 2020
Reference:  MHLMR1000
Downloads:  Candidate Brief  
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