Research Associate

University of Manchester

Applications are invited for the role of Research Associate in cardiovascular physiology to work in the  cardiac electrophysiology laboratory of Dr Venetucci. The project is funded by the British Heart Foundation and will investigate the role of PKG in the modulation of cardiac contractility and arrhythmogenesis. It is essential that you have extensive experience in stem cell culture, stem cell differentiation in cardiac myocytes,  western blot and PCR. A good theoretical knowledge of myocardial calcium handling is essential. This is a full-time fixed term appointment for a maximum duration of 8 months. You are expected to start as soon as possible. ​​​​​​​

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here .

Blended working arrangements may be considered​​​​​​​ (minimum 2 days on campus).

​​​​Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

When applying, please also upload a supporting statement that sets out any relevant skills and experience you have in relation to each of the Essential Requirements. ​​​​​​

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews.

Name: Dr Luigi Venetucci

Email: [email protected] 

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This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.​​​​​​​

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.

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