Postdoctoral position to work on structure/function studies of mitochondrial respiratory Complex IV and supercomplexes.
You will be evolving in the very dynamic and fast advancing field of mitochondrial biology, working in a multidisciplinary lab environment with opportunities to learn or further your skills in a very diverse range of cutting-edge techniques.
To be successful, you will have PhD-level experience in biochemistry, protein expression and purification. You will have a proven track record of your research, including peer-reviewed publications, and a keen interest in structural biology and molecular mechanisms. Experience in cell culture, membrane proteins and/or structural biology techniques (e.g. FTIR, X-ray crystallography, cryo-EM) would be an advantage.
Grade 7 of the College’s London Pay Scale which is £39,173 rising to £44,775 per annum.
The salary quoted is on the College’s London Pay Scale which includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the Greater London area.
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Birkbeck offers a competitive salary & pension scheme, 31 days paid leave, flexible working arrangements & some of the most generous benefits in the HE sector, all while being located right in the heart of Central London with access to all its facilities.
We welcome applicants from all sections of the community. The College is committed to improving the gender & cultural diversity of its workforce, holding an Athena SWAN award, membership of WISE, operating Disability Confident & Mindful Employer schemes.