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Synthetic Biology in Cambridge

 

Job opportunities will be advertised here with a focus on jobs at the University of Cambridge and in local companies. Opportunities will be included in the SRI newsletter. If you'd like your vacancy listed here please contact the SRI Coordinator on synbio@hermes.cam.ac.uk.

Job Listing

Funding and stipend available for postdocs seeking to develop and prototype research projects through interactions with CRI Researchers. 3-6 month position.

Funding of up to 500,000€  for research leaders who are seeking a home to develop, expand their research focus or jump start a new research program at the CRI, Université de Paris.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Dr Sam Rodrigues at the Applied Biotechnology Laboratory, Francis Crick Institute, London. Working to develop breakthrough technologies that can be deployed widely to accelerate biology, neuroscience, and medicine.

Postdoc position available in the Choudhary group at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research (CPR), University of Copenhagen. Working to understand the epigenetic basis of gene transcription in embryonic stem cells.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Prof. Rob Ewers at Imperial College London (Silwood Park Campus). Working to a craete a general ecosystem model replicating all physical and biotic components of the rainforest ecosystem.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Dr James Locke at the Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge. Working on microbial systems biology​.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Dr Lorenzo Di Michele at Imperial College London. Working at the exciting interface between DNA nanotechnology and synthetic biology.

Opportunbity available to provide technical support to Synthetic Biology Research Centre (SBRC)-Nottingham research projects. PhD not required.

Opportunity for a postdoctoral research scientist with strong experience in molecular and synthetic biology to join the Technology Development Team at Cambridge-based start-up bit-bio.

Opportunity for a postdoctoral research scientist at Cambridge-based start-up Isomerase. Working to develop the next generation of microbially-derived products.

Senior Scientist position available for postdoc experienced in molecular biology. Cambridge-based start-up focused on stem cell and synthetic biology.

Postdoc position in the lab of Prof. Riccardo Levato at the Biofabrication Regenerative Medicine Center Utrecht, the Netherlands. Working on volumetric bioprinting and synthetic biology for pancreas biofabrication.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Prof. Natalio Krasnogor at the University of Nottingham. Working on on barcoding and watermarking living cells​.

Associate Professor of Synthetic Biology postion available at the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences at the University of Florida. 20% teaching, 80% research.

Short-term postdoc postion available in the lab of Prof. Nigel Minton at the University of Nottingham. Working to develop a gas-fermenting microbial chassis for sustainable bioproduction of chemicals and fuels in Cupriavidus necator

Postdoc postion available in the lab of Prof. Nigel Minton at the University of Nottingham. Working to develop a gas-fermenting microbial chassis for sustainable bioproduction of chemicals and fuels in Clostridium autoethanogenum.

Up to €1.5 million for postdocs with 2-7 years experience to start their own reserach group.

Short-term postdoc postion available in the lab of Prof. Jamie Davies at the University of Edinburgh. Working to improve renal tissue engineering by a range of techniques including synthetic biological.

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology are estabilshing an Institute of Synthetic Biology and are accepting applications for tenure-track or tenured faculty positions at all ranks. Including: Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor/Chair Professor/Director.

Opportunity for UK-based postdoctoral researchers to collaborate with research groups in Japan. £2,500 monthly allowance, plus moving allowance and opportunity to apply for further funding.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Prof. Dov Stekel at the University of Nottingham. Working in the area of modelling the spread of antimicrobial resistance in bacteria from chicken (broiler) litter.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Dr Rodrigo Ledesma-Amaro at Imperial College London. Using single cell technologies in order to understand the principles underpinning cell to cell heterogeneity in microbial cell factories.

Postdoc position available in the lab of Prof. Jim Haseloff developing new synthetic biology tools for engineering traits in the model plant Marchantia polymorpha.

Position available for recent graduate or post-graduate working in the Open Cell COVID Testing Facility on Jersey.

Position available for project manager with molecular biology experience, overseeing the Open Cell COVID Testing Facility on Jersey.

The Center for Synthetic Biology and Department of Cell & Developmental Biology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine invites applications for a full-time tenure track Investigator at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Five positions available for postdoctoral researchers at the newely opened Crop Science Centre at the University of Cambridge. Working with Profs Giles Oldroyd and Uta Paszkowski in the Engineering the Nitrogen Symbiosis for Africa (ENSA) Project.

Position available for a postdoctoral researcher in the lab of Dr Phil Holliger at the MRC LMB in Cambridge. Working to developing novel approaches for sequencing, specifically new approaches to RNAseq experiments as a Translational Medicine research tool.

Position available for postdoctoral resaercher in the lab of Dr Fabio Parmeggiani at the University of Bristol. Working on designing custom modular protein architectures for the development of protein-based nanomaterials.