Research Assistant – Microbiology & Immunology

We are seeking to appoint a Research Assistant to work as part of the Respiratory team investigating microbiological and immunological responses of healthy adults inoculated with live pneumococcus. The successful candidate will provide assistance to research scientists working on this project. Areas of responsibility will include contributing to the development and delivery of laboratory based research activities and assist with the production and dissemination of research outputs. Ref 045

You will be required to work closely with a multi-disciplinary, diverse team of scientists within LSTM and must have relevant experience of working within a research laboratory.  It is essential that you have a MSc in a Biological Science such as Microbiology, Biochemistry or Pharmacology. We are looking for an individual with excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), proven organisational skills, with a flexible attitude to work. 

If you are interested in applying, please return your up to date CV (quoting reference 045) together with completed copies of our Application Form, Personal Details Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, via email to or by post to HR, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA

Closing Date:  Monday 28th March 2016, 12 Noon GMT

Interviews will take place on Friday 1st April 2016 in Liverpool

LSTM actively promotes an Equal Opportunities Policy