Programme Leader / Programme Leader Track – Structural Studies
Starting Salary: Programme Leader Track: £52,877 to £65,348 per annum
Starting Salary: Programme Leader: £77,453 to £87,304 per annum
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK
The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology is a research institute within UK Research and Innovation (UKRI). UKRI is an entity that brings together nine partners to create an independent organisation with a strong voice for research and innovation, more information can be found at www.ukri.org .
The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology wishes to recruit a new Programme Leader (Track) to the Division of Structural Studies.
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding scientist with research interests in the use of computational approaches for understanding molecular and cellular structure. Areas of interest are: (1) the quantitative understanding of macromolecular structure, design, folding and/or dynamics and (2) approaches to visualise and interpret cryo-electron tomography data.
We are looking for a dynamic individual with a flair for innovation and methods development and game-changing ideas for the development of computational methods in molecular and structural biology.
Working for UKRI MRC provides a whole host of benefits including a defined benefit pension scheme, excellent holiday entitlement (40 ½ days including bank holidays and privilege days) and Benenden Healthcare membership. You will also have access to employee shopping and travel discounts, on site sport and social facilities, as well as a salary sacrifice scheme for cycle to work.
This role qualifies for endorsement by UKRI for a UK Global Talent Visa, for which the successful applicant is likely to be eligible to apply. Immigration costs (visa and health surcharge) can be reclaimed from UKRI after taking up the post (terms and conditions apply).
We anticipate that interviews will take place between 7th - 18th November 2022 at the MRC Laboratory Of Molecular Biology.
Closing date: Thursday 29th September 2022
Final appointments will be subject to a pre-employment screening.
The Medical Research Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer who participates in the Disability Confident scheme.