Research Associate/Fellow (fixed term)

University of Nottingham

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Veterinary Medication & Science
Location:  Sutton Bonington

£30,487 to £34,980
every year (professional rata if relevant) relying on expertise and expertise (minimal £33966 with related PhD).
Closing Date:  Friday 15 December 2023
Interview Date: 

To be confirmed
Reference:  MED274723X1

We’re looking for a Analysis Affiliate/ Fellow to take a number one position in analysis tasks associated to an infection and antimicrobial resistance. 

The goal of this analysis is to know the emergence, unfold and transmission of drug-resistant pathogens within the Agri-tech/well being sector (e.g. farms, setting), with a possible switch to the human inhabitants. To this goal, we’ll use synthetic intelligence, bioinformatics, subsequent technology sequencing and microbiology. The profitable candidate will work carefully with an interdisciplinary crew of teachers at College of Nottingham. The position will embrace information evaluation through bioinformatics and machine studying, sequencing and microbiology.

The Applicant should have a PhD (or near completion) in Pc Science, Bioinformatics, Biology, Computational Biology, or different related fields. The candidate should have information and expertise in bioinformatics strategies and approaches significantly associated to genome bilogy, particularly to analyse entire genome and shotgun metagenomics sequencing (preferable if skilled with Oxford Nanopore Expertise Ltd sequencing know-how) and experience in microbiology. Analysis expertise in making use of such strategies in antimicrobial resistance, metagenomics, bacterial infections could be fascinating. Applicant should be capable of display sturdy programming expertise in Python, Matlab, R or different equal. Proof of publications in any of the listed fields is required. 

The submit is obtainable on a full time (36.25 hours per week), fastened time period contract till thirty first Might 2026. Job share preparations could also be thought-about.

Casual enquiries could also be addressed to Dr. Tania Dottorini: [email protected]. Please notice that functions despatched on to this E-mail tackle is not going to be accepted.

It’s a situation of this submit that passable enhanced disclosure is obtained from the ‘Disclosure and Barring Service’.

Additional particulars:

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