Senior Scientific Officer - Transgenic Models of Cancer Laboratory

Dr Karen Blyth

Salary £24,776 - £41,536 depending on experience

2 posts available


We have two positions open for dedicated researchers as Senior Scientific Officers (SSO) in the Transgenic Models Lab which has an expertise in in vivo models of cancer. You will participate in different collaborative and independent research projects, contributing to their development experimentally and intellectually and carry out a variety of cellular and molecular approaches. These posts include hands-on research and lab-management tasks.

You will have a relevant degree or PhD and/or significant research experience using in vivo models on a regular basis, with particular emphasis on genetically engineered models. A proven record of in vivo techniques and possession of a Home Office personal licence is essential. Strong skills in cell and molecular biology are required, including western blotting and cell culture. Good organisational and people skills will be hugely important as is the ability to multitask. Previous experience of lab management is desirable while knowledge or experience of IVIS bioluminescence or in vivo imaging would be advantageous.

For informal enquiries please email Dr Karen Blyth at

Closing Date: 20th September 2019



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