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The University of Dundee is one of the leading universities in Europe for research in Life Sciences. The 2016 QS World University Rankings in Biological Sciences place Dundee 5th in the UK and 40th in the world as judged by ‘citations-per-paper’, one of the most widely recognized metrics of scientific excellence. The School enjoys a reputation as one of the most dynamic international centres for molecular cell biology, with outstanding laboratory and technology facilities.

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Postdoctoral Research Assistant (Notch signalling during gastrulation)

Summary of Job Purpose and Principal Duties
A postdoc position is available immediately in the group of Kim Dale at the College of Life Sciences in Dundee, Scotland.

Building on recently published work, the project is looking at the role of Notch signalling in regulating contribution of stem cell-like progenitor cells to distinct lineages in the early gastrula stage chick and mouse embryo.

Research Assistant in Cutaneous Therapy Development

We are seeking a research assistant for a project aimed at the development of therapeutics for human skin disease. Applicants should preferably have a Masters degree in a biological subject as well as previous experience of molecular biology, protein biochemistry, cutaneous histology/pathology, epithelial cell biology and small molecule assays. Specific experience in the translational dermatology field would be a distinct advantage.