University of Dundee

The University of Dundee is one of the leading universities in Europe for research in Life Sciences. In the most recent UK-wide assessment of research quality in UK higher education institutions – REF2014 –Dundee was ranked the top University in Biological Sciences. More recent rankings widely recognized as indicators of scientific excellence place Dundee high in their rankings. The CWTS Leiden Ranking 2019 for Biomedical and Health Sciences Impact places Dundee is 1st in the UK and Europe, 5th in the World as judged by ‘citations-per-paper’, one of the most widely recognized metrics of scientific excellence. This year’s ‘The State of Innovation’ report by Clarivate Analytics ranks Dundee as the most influential scientific research institution in the world for pharmaceuticals for the period 2006-16. 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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OME Project Administrator

The successful applicant will support the Project Lead in the management of a team of >20 developers associated with the OME project which is committed to delivering a secure, adaptable framework for data access and analysis. The successful applicant will interact closely with an international development team located in Scotland, Germany, Portugal, Italy, and the USA.



Applications are invited from individuals interested in joining a small team caring for animals. A responsible and caring attitude to animal welfare will therefore be essential. You must have an ability to work as part of a team and to perform your duties to exacting standards. The post is full-time, Mondays to Fridays, with some week-end work to be undertaken on a rota system and for which overtime will be paid.

Medicinal Chemists

Summary of Job Purpose and Principal Duties
These medicinal chemistry posts will be primarily laboratory-based and will focus on hit validation and hits to lead chemistry. The appointees will be involved in the design and synthesis of lead compounds demonstrating appropriate pharmaceutical properties and efficacy in models of disease.

Anatomy Technician/Prosector

The Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification (CAHID) in the College of Life Sciences wishes to appoint an anatomy technician/prosector to support the provision of teaching material for the undergraduate medical curriculum. The post is available for a fixed term of 2 years and will be located on the main University campus.