Research Technician

United Kingdom
Oct 04, 2016
Oct 31, 2016
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
We wish to recruit a full time technician to work on a fixed term Plant Science research project.
  • You will work along-side a postdoctoral research assistant and assist them with laboratory experiments.
  • You will be responsible for growth, maintenance and analysis of experimental plant material, and in helping with the smooth running of the research group.
  • The project was awarded as part of BBSRCs SARIC initiative and will involve studying wheat with altered stomatal density for their responses to abiotic and biotic stresses.
  • You must have experience in working with plants, plant molecular biology and physiology techniques. Microscopy experience and an interest in plant signalling pathways would be desirable.
  • You should have experience working with standard computer software, scientific databases and online resources.
  • You will become a member of Professor Julie Gray’s research team.
  • The post is fixed term and full-time.