Current Vacancies


In this section you can find details of current vacancies at the WIMM.

Details of how to apply are included with the further particulars of each post.

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Postdoctoral Scientist in Haematopoietic Stem Cell Biology ref.133665

Posted 16/02/2018

This is a unique opportunity for a driven, highly motivated and ambitious Postdoctoral Scientist to join the research group of Professor Adam Mead at the MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine (WIMM) to use a number of state-of-the-art molecular and cellular techniques to investigate the role of megakaryocytes in myeloproliferative neoplasms. The position is available fixed-term until 28 February 2021, funded by Bloodwise.  The Mead ...

Institute Deputy Safety Officer ref.133572

Posted 14/02/2018

THIS IS A RE-ADVERTISEMENT OF VACACNY 131598.  PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT REAPPLY  Applications are invited for a highly motivated professional seeking to develop a career in Health and Safety in a medical research setting.   The Deputy Safety Officer will join a small team of core staff who look after the day-to-day management of the Institute. Working closely with the Institute’s Safety Officer you will have the personal drive and ...

Postdoctoral Scientist in Chromatin and Epigenetic Research ref.133533

Posted 12/02/2018

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Associate Professor Thomas Milne, based within the MRC Molecular Haematology Unit. The position is available fixed-term for 8 months, funded by the Medical Research Council. The main purpose of the project is to understand the role of DOT1L mediated gene regulation in leukaemia. The approach will be to perform RNA sequencing experiments along with ChIP sequencing and ...

Research Assistant Genome Editing ref:133129

Posted 19/01/2018

Applications are invited for a predoctoral research assistant to work with James Davies (MRC Clinician Scientist) in the laboratory of Professor Doug Higgs at the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine.  This is an exciting opportunity to work on developing methods for editing the genome of haemopoietic stem cells for use in clinical bone marrow transplantation. The ultimate aim of the project is to develop methods to cure inherited and ...