Research Assistant – Bioinformatician
National Heart and Lung Institute
Royal Brompton Campus
Salary range: £29,800 – £32,970 per annum
Applications are invited for a 3-year research position in Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics at Imperial College London. The research group spans the National Heart and Lung Institute and MRC Clinical Sciences Centre (CSC) at Imperial College London, and the Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit at Royal Brompton Hospital. The post is funded by a £1 million grant from the Wellcome Trust, and will be primarily based in our new state of the art facilities based at the Imperial College Royal Brompton Campus.
We are looking for a talented computational biologist, preferably with experience in human genetics, to join our Cardiovascular Genetics & Genomics team. Our research is aimed at understanding the genetic basis of cardiovascular disease, and particularly inherited heart diseases. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented bioinformatician to further develop their career and make an important contribution in applied genomics.
You will be embedded in a well-established bioinformatics team, with independent primary responsibility for a new project within our gene discovery and/or variant interpretation programmes.
This post is a full-time, fixed-term for three years.
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Job Reference: RB020-16
Closing Date: 20 March 2016
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