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EPSRC CASE studentship​ – University of York

4-year fully funded EPSRC CASE studentship available at the University of York, ‘Computational prediction of purification strategies for industrial protein production’. This is a collaboration project between Departments of Biology – Dr Michael Plevin, Computer Science – Prof Susan Stepney and FujiFilm Diosynth Biotech with a focus on modular approaches for flow-through purification of recombinant proteins. 
Further details can be found HERE

University of Kent – Research Technician in Protein Biochemistry

Research Technician in Protein Biochemistry/Conjugation role available – 
School of Biosciences, University of Kent

Do you have experience of protein biochemistry, protein characterisation and/or protein conjugation chemistry and some previous experience working within a laboratory environment? Then this Research Technician role is for you.
Closing date for applications March 22nd and further information can be found HERE

Autolus – Senior Scientist, Cell Line Development

This position focuses on the construction/development of highly productive/robust GMP manufacturing cell lines making gamma-retroviral and/or Lentiviral vectors.   Experience of mammalian expression systems to produce recombinant molecules (esp. Lentiviral/gamma-retroviral vectors). Experience of flow cytometry and its use in cell line development, measurement of viral titre by transduction and familiarity with advanced molecular biology (esp. NGS genomic DNA sequencing) are also required.

Further details HERE

Open Faculty Position, Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University, New Brunswick

The Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering (CBE) at Rutgers University-New Brunswick seeks outstanding applicants for a tenured or tenure-track faculty position at any level. Applicants should have a PhD in chemical engineering or a closely related discipline, a record of excellence in research, and a commitment to teaching and working with a diverse population of undergraduate and graduate students.
Further details can be found here –

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Fully Funded PhD Research Studentship between the University of Kent and LGC Limited

Towards a well-characterised, scalable and stable lentiviral vector construct 
Applications are invited for a fully funded 3 year PhD research studentship between the University of Kent and the National Measurement Laboratory (NML) at LGC Limited to investigate characterisation of gene therapy lentiviral vectors (LVVs) (co-funded by Kent and The Community for Analytical Measurement Science (CAMS)). The successful applicant will be expected to start in late September 2021. 

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Prof Mark Smales in the School of Biosciences; email

Further details HERE