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Research Associate/Fellow (Fixed term)

School of Medicine, Translational Medical Sciences

University Park

£30,487 to £45,585 per annum (pro rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience (minimum £33966 with relevant PhD). Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Closing Date
Thursday 25 July 2024

Interview Date
To be confirmed


Applications are invited for the role of Research Associate/Fellow in the School of Medicine, University of Nottingham. You will be based in the Biodiscovery Institute (, with access to a range of state-of-the-art facilities. The successful applicant will be joining the Naaz-Coker Ovarian Cancer Research Centre (NOVARC); an ovarian cancer centre of excellence at the Biodiscovery Institute. A key priority for NOVARC is to train the next generation of ovarian cancer researchers. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Research Associate/Fellow to join the team.

The post will focus on investigating the mechanism of resistance to therapy in ovarian cancer and target validation studies. The project will focus on genomic and bioinformatics studies in serial clinical samples and ovarian cancer cell lines. Detailed tissue culture studies and molecular biological investigations will complement genomic studies. A proven track record in genomics research and bioinformatics is required.

This is a fixed-term post available for 24 months. Hours of work are full-time (36.25 hours); however, applications are also welcome from candidates wishing to work part-time (minimum 20 hours per week). Please specify in your application if you wish to work part-time and the number of preferred hours.

Requests for secondment from internal candidates may be considered on the basis that prior agreement has been sought from both your current line manager and the manager of your substantive post, if you are already undertaking a secondment role.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Prof Srinivasan Madhusudan, email: Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

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