King's College London

Postdoctoral Research Associate in cell biology

Reference: THW/15/059639/001167
Salary Details: £32,277 per annum
Allowances: Plus £2,323 London Allowance
Contract Type: Temporary/Fixed term
Contract Term: Full time

A postdoctoral position funded by the BBSRC is available in the laboratory of Dr. Monica Agromayor to analyse the molecular mechanisms orchestrating the interplay between the plasma membrane and the underlying actin cytoskeleton in important biological processes including cytokinesis and membrane repair after injury.

This project will use a combination of biochemical, cell biology and microscopy approaches. The successful candidate will have a PhD in cell biology or related discipline in molecular biomedical science. He/she will be hardworking with a proven scientific track record and will have a strong background in molecular biology, cell biology and/or microscopy. We will actively support postdoctoral fellowship applications to outside funding organisations. This post is full time for three years.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 22 November 2015

Interviews will be held in the last week of November/ first week of December.

To apply for this post, you will need to register with the Hirewire system first to download and submit the application form. Please note, should you wish to submit a CV or a short statement, you will need to copy & paste these documents after the application form as the system will only accept one document to be uploaded.

Equality of opportunity is College policy.

Closing date: 22 November 2015

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If you have questions about this role, please contact: Dr Monica Agromayor, Email:,

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