Research Assistant in Brain Cancer

We have an exciting opportunity for a Research Assistant to join the Experimental Neuroimaging group. Using immunohistochemical and molecular biology approaches, you will help to identify the contribution of specific elements of the inflammatory response to the development of brain metastases and their response to radiation therapy. It is anticipated that this work will identify new targets for both therapy and molecular imaging of acute disease with direct clinical relevance.You will have a first degree in a biological discipline and relevant experience, including experience of immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence and molecular biology techniques. Experience with in vivo imaging and small animal models would be an advantage, but is not necessary.This is a full-time post available for 3 years in the first instance.All applicants must complete an application form and upload a CV and supporting statement.The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 10 March 2017. Interviews are scheduled for the week commencing 20 March 2017.

Closing Date: 
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 12:00
CRUK/MRC Oxford Institute for Radiation and Oncology
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