Jobs in Structural Biology and Related Fields

PostDoc: Mass Spectrometry in Metabolism Research

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Application deadline: 08 Oct 2012

The group is based in an ERC and Wellcome Trust funded lab at the University of Cambridge Department of Biochemistry/Systems Biology Centre and study the regulation of the metabolic network during ageing and the environmental stress response.

Their work focuses on the regulation of amino acid and central carbon metabolism, and the study their dynamic regulators and how they are involved in the robustness of the biological system. They operate both as a functional genomics and analytical mass spectrometry laboratory. In this advert, they are seeking an engaged researcher at Post-Doctoral level to strengthen the liquid chromatography /mass spectrometry team.

Candidates should hold a PhD in biological or analytical sciences. Experience in liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry is mandatory, background in a biological data analysis desired. We offer work in an interactive young and mainly post-doctoral team, an exciting scientific environment, with excellent career opportunities.  

Application procedure

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK. To apply, please complete a CHRIS/6 application form (Parts I and III only), downloadable from and return it, along with a CV, to Please quote the vacancy reference number on all correspondence.

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This appointment is subject to a health assessment. Whether an outcome is satisfactory will be determined by the University.