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Institute Finance Officer

Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine

Expiry Date: 28 July 2014

Salary Scale: £25,759 - £29,837

Overview: The Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM) is looking to recruit a Finance Officer to provide advice and support to Institute staff responsible for the delivery of science programmes, scientific support services, administrative and technical services. Reporting to the Institute Management Accountant, you will be part of a small finance team based at the Western General Hospital supporting all aspects of financial management across the Institute, including monitoring research grants and other budgets in your area of responsibility, and assisting the Institute Management Accountant with budget setting, management reporting, and financial forecasting; you will also have an oversight of all day-to-day financial processes in your area of responsibility.

Vacancy Reference: 030764

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Research Assistant

Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine

Expiry Date: 30 July 2014

Salary Scale: £25,759 - £29,837

Overview: A six-month post (maternity cover) is available in the Patton Laboratory at the IGMM to assist with zebrafish genetics and molecular biology. The postholder will work closely with Dr. Patton and lab manager Dr. Karthika Paranthaman to generate and maintain zebrafish crosses and husbandry, genotyping, chemical genetics, imaging, and molecular biology.

The postholder will hold a degree in biology or related field, be hard-working and enthusiastic, and make an active contribution to an important project on melanocyte stem cell biology. The postholder can be trained in the lab; however, given the short nature of this post, experience in zebrafish genetics is desirable.

Vacancy Reference: 030856

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Appointment of Director of the MRC Human Genetics Unit

The current Director of the HGU, Professor Nick Hastie FRS, will stand down in early 2016 and the University and the MRC are seeking to appoint an outstanding scientist and visionary leader to succeed Professor Hastie as Director.

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine

Expiry Date: 18 August 2014

Salary Scale: £30,728 - £36,661

Overview: The Nicodemus Group at The Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine has an exciting opportunity for highly-motivated Postdoctoral Fellow in Statistical Genetics and Machine Learning of Psychiatric Disorders.

The post holder will participate in statistical analysis and methodology development within the Generation Scotland Cohort Study (www.generationscotland.org) including GWAS and exome data, as well as analysis of data from large-scale consortia such as the Psychiatric GWAS Consortium (PGC), focused on Psychiatric Disorders such as schizophrenia, major depressive disorder (MDD) and bipolar disorder.

Vacancy Reference: 030876

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