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Job Title Closing Date

Research Assistant (Internal Applicants Only) (Fixed Term)

Department of Medicine. Dr Ankur Mutreja Group; microbial whole-genome sequencing (WGS) to investigate the prevalence and transmission of multidrug-resistant bacteria globally;£25,728-£29,799. Closes: 25 Feb 18

25 Feb 2018

PhD Studentship (Fixed Term)

Department of Pathology; to investigate how herpesviruses remodel membranes during infection. Closes: 25 Feb 18

25 Feb 2018

Postdoctoral Research Associate: Biochemistry/Cell Biology

Department of Pathology.  Dr Stephen Graham Group; how viruses remodel the intracellular environment of human cells during infection; £31,604-£38,833 Closes: 26 Feb 18

26 Feb 2018

Research Assistant (Fixed Term)

Department of Pathology. Jim kaufman Lab; structure, function and evolution of the major histocompatibility complex (MHC);£25,728-£29,799. Closes: 28 Feb 18

28 Feb 2018

Senior Research Associate (Fixed Term)

Department of Medicine. Dr Manjinder Sandhu group; statistical epidemiologist to join n the Global Health and Populations Research Group;£39,992-£50,618. Closes: 28 Feb 18

28 Feb 2018

Professorship of Clinical Microbiology Closes: 28 Feb 18

28 Feb 2018

Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term)

Department of Pathology, Division of Microbiology & Parasitology.  Dr Richard Hayward group; clamydia; £25,728-£38,833. Closes: 02 Mar 18

02 Mar 2018

Research Associate (Fixed Term)

Department of Veterinary Medicine. Dr Cinzia Cantacessi group; parasitic gastrointestinal helminths and the commensal microbial flora; £31,604-£38,833. Closes: 11 Mar 18

11 Mar 2018

Clinical Lecturer in Experimental Medicine: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Closes: 12 Mar 18

12 Mar 2018

Potential Research Fellows

Department of Biochemistry. Early career researchers who have the ambition to start an independent research group with an external fellowship. Closes: 13 Apr 18

13 Apr 2018


External Opportunities

Assistant/Associate Professor in Bacterial Evolution.The Laboratory of Applied Evolutionary Biology, Department of Medical Microbiology, Academic Medical Center (AMC), University of Amsterdam invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor level position in bacterial evolution. Do you want more information first? Please contact Colin Russell (Professor & Head of Laboratory of Applied Evolutionary Biology), via 020-5664852 / or Menno de Jong (Professor & Head of Department of Medical Microbiology), via 020-5664852 /


Postdoc modelling HIV among MSM in China and the impact and cost-effectiveness of interventions to increase testing rates Imperial College London, UK February 25, 2018
Join the MRC Centre at Imperial to work on influenza dynamics in China with Steven Riley. Imperial College London, UK February 25, 2018
Multi-scale mathematical modelling of epidemiological and evolutionary consequences of co-infection University of Manchester Manchester, UK February 26, 2018
Postdoctoral Position in Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Disease Epidemiology Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar Doha, Qatar February 28, 2018
Postdoctoral fellow to work on projects related to cholera dynamics aimed at understanding its global burden and geographic distribution. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Baltimore, USA March 01, 2018
Postdoctoral Fellow/Data Analyst to support the EpiModel Research Lab @ Emory University in Atlanta Emory University Atlanta, GA, USA March 01, 2018
Modelling of drug resistance in the UK and US Imperial College London London, UK March 05, 2018
Predicting behavioral influences on epidemic dynamics Any accredited U.S. university, college, or U.S. government laboratory Any, USA March 12, 2018
Research fellow to lead modelling of novel human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine strategies in low/middle income countries London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine London, United Kingdom March 14, 2018
Research Fellow position available in Infectious Diseases Modelling University of Sussex Brighton, UK March 14, 2018
Machine/Statistical learning in epidemiology to inform global pneumococcal vaccination strategies. London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine London, UK March 21, 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.