Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Cancer Metabolism
Beatson Institute for Cancer Research
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Dr Alexei Vazquez
Starting Salary from £30,000 to £39,800 (Depending on experience) plus relocation allowance
Initial 3 year fixed term contract (with possibility of up to 2 year extension)
The Quantitative Cancer Metabolism Laboratory led by Dr Alexei Vazquez laboratory conducts cutting-edge research in the area of cancer one-carbon metabolism [Meiser, J. et al. Serine one-carbon catabolism with formate overflow. Sci Adv 2016: 2, e1601273]. We are seeking a highly-motivated scientist to investigate one-carbon metabolism and its potential as a target for cancer therapy.
A relevant PhD and previous experience with mammalian cell culture, molecular biology and metabolomics are essential.