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Jobs at University of Cambridge  

Research Assistant - Cellular control of bacterial infection (Fixed Term) Department of Medicine, based at the MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge Biomedical Campus. To join Floto Lab; exploring how macrophages interact with bacteria to identify both new host restriction factors and bacterial virulence factors. Closes 30 Sep 2018

Research Assistant/Associate to investigate rapid coliform identification using low-cost optical microscopy (Fixed Term) Department of Physics & Department of Veterinary Medicine. Closes 08 Oct 2018

Research Assistant (Fixed Term) Department of Medicine based at the MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.To join Yorgo Modis Lab; multiple ongoing research projects on viral RNA sensing and viral gene silencing using a combination of biochemical, biophysical and cell biological approaches. Closes 14 Oct 2018

Research Associate in Epidemiological Modelling (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences. Closes 15 Oct 2018

Research Laboratory Coordinator (Fixed Term) - Department of Medicine, based at the MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.. To Join Andres Floto lab. Understanding the molecular basis for macrophage - bacterial interaction. Closes 25 Oct 2018

Senior Research Associate (Fixed Term). Department of Medicine. To Join Gordon Dougan group; research in the Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR) area, in collaboration with industry. Closes 28 Oct 2018

Senior Research Associate (Fixed Term). Department of Medicine. Post-doctoral Scientist to develop a state of the art immunology service focussed on monitoring human immunity. Closes 28 Oct 2018

Marks and Spencer Professorship of Farm Animal Health, Food Science And Safety.  Department of Veterinary Medicine. Closes 05 Nov 2018

Public Engagement Coordinator, Biomedical Sciences (Fixed Term)
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine. Closes 22 Oct 2018


Studentships  & Fellowships

 Universities of Cambridge and East Anglia and Wellcome Sanger Institute Wellcome PhD Programme for Clinicians

Department of Clinical Biochemistry. Closes 12 Nov 2018

Early Career Research Fellowships (JRF) opens 2nd week in Oct 2018 annually. Churchill College, Fitzwilliam College, Murray Edwards College, St Edmund's College, Selwyn College & Trinity Hall: Joint Application Scheme for Early Career Research Fellowships (11 available). The function of these Fellowships is as initial (normally) post-doctoral positions appropriate to the start of an academic career. 

External Opportunities

Visit Infectious Disease Dynamics (IDD) Jobs Collection here.

Kymab KC181 - Research Scientist, Infectious Diseases & Vaccines Babraham Research Campus, Cambridge, UK Level: Scientific Deadline: 28 Sep 2018 

Senior Lecturer in Microbiology. This is a joint appointment as Senior Lecturer in Microbiology, within the Institute of Fundamental Sciences and the School of Veterinary Science, Massey University, New Zealand.  Closes 07 Oct 2018

We regularly update this page with relevant, currently open positions at the University, within the broad field of Infectious Diseases. However for a more comprehensive search, we recommend searching the University's vacancy list directly, and also visiting the web sites of Institutes and Centres affiliated with the University of Cambridge which may have job vacancies not listed centrally. If you are interested in working on a particular topic, within a specific department or with a particular researcher, search our directory, or contact the Coordinator.