Research Assistant in Kidney Cancer Translational Research

University of Cambridge, UK is offering postdoctoral associate position. The deadline for applying is January 19, 2020.

We are seeking a Research Assistant to join the Cambridge Renal Cancer research team to provide support for sample collection and handling across our portfolio of research. 50% of the role will involve handling and processing of samples relating to the transRAMPART study (translational element of the RAMPART trial: and the remaining 50% of the time will support our other research projects.

You’ll be expected to liaise with clinicians and laboratory-based scientists to understand their sample requirements, and to work with clinical practitioners to ensure appropriate and timely collection of biosamples. As such, good interpersonal skills are a must, as are attention to detail and good data processing skills. You’ll also be responsible for sample curation, ensuring that the sample database remains up-to-date and accurate.

You’ll also have an opportunity to influence our working practices to ensure that they remain within regulatory frameworks and that they are as efficient as possible.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 31 March 2022 in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a standard Disclosure and Barring Service check. This appointment also requires a Research Passport application.

Click the ‘Apply’ button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

The closing date for applications is 19 January 2020 and interviews are planned for 5 February 2020.

Informal enquiries about this role may be made to Mr. Grant Stewart, University Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Urologist, in the first instance:

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.


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