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Research Scientist (Post-Doctoral)

Research Scientist (Post-Doctoral)

Research Scientist (Post-Doctoral)

, Canterbury, Kent, UK

Prof. Anan Shetty

Job available per:

Not specified

Annual Gross Salary:

£28,695 - £30,434 per annum (pro rata if part time)



The Institute of Medical Sciences is offering the opportunity for a dynamic highly motivated suitably experienced post-doctoral research scientist to work in the newly commissioned Stem Cell Research and Advanced Bio-Engineering Laboratory.

The Role

The position requires excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and the ability to interact effectively with other postdoctoral fellows, and graduate and undergraduate students, in a fast-paced environment; excellent organisation and time management skills; and initiative and ability to plan, carry out, and troubleshoot complex studies with minimal supervision and at the highest scientific standards.

The candidate is expected to have relevant research experience and a good publication record.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will report to Professor Anan Shetty, Director of Stem Cell research at the IMS, conducting research involving regeneration of cartilage and musculoskeletal tissues and the mechanism of stem cell–induced regeneration.

The ideal candidate will have experience with stem cells, molecular biology, and tissue regeneration.

Prior experience in stem cells, in vivo cell tracking, and/or signalling study will be beneficial. Candidate’s expertise should be documented in peer-reviewed research articles.

Additional Information

This post is fixed term for 3 years.  A job share opportunity maybe considered.

How to apply

Please note, Canterbury Christ Church University reserve the right to bring the closing date of this position forward where a high volume of applications are received

For posts of this nature you will be required to fill in the main details section as well as upload your CV and any supporting documents.

If you require further information regarding the post please feel free to contact Professor Anan Shetty, Director of Stem Cell research at the IMS, (strictly no agencies, thank you) or via quoting reference number FHH0576.

If you require further information regarding the application process please contact the Recruitment Team at quoting reference number FHH0576. Please note applications must be made online via the University website; details sent directly via email cannot be considered.

If you are invited for an interview, provided you give us your permission to do so, we may request references for you at that stage (before interview). Please ensure you include contact details of two employment referees in your application, one of which must be your current/ most recent line manager.