Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation
MRC University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research
Laboratory Information Management System Manager
The Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, MRC University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research (CVR) is seeking an experienced Manager to help setup and administer IT and LIMS systems linked to a new research project, CVR Crush.
This new facility has been established to screen antiviral drugs and inactivating agents against SARS-CoV-2 and other viruses affecting human health and requiring biocontainment.
The LIMS Manager will be expected to provide efficient management and support of the LIMS and so will have experience in managing databases and LIMS systems and with interfacing to a variety of instruments and applications.
The CVR is a unique international research centre with a critical mass of researchers entirely dedicated to the study of viral diseases (www.cvr.ac.uk; www.facebook.com/centreforvirusresearch; https://twitter.com/cvrinfo).
The CVRís collegiate and collaborative environment fosters a broad research portfolio.
Research at the CVR spans molecular, structural and cellular levels through to the individual host and affected population, integrating molecular and structural virology, cell biology, pathogenesis, epidemiology and mathematical modelling, virus genomics and bioinformatics.
The Laboratory is placed in the Sir Michael Stoker Building in a beautiful park in the Garscube Estate in Glasgow, Scotlandís largest city and the fourth largest in the UK
Glasgow is a cultural city with a large selection of museums, theatres, live music venues and it is the home of Scottish Opera, the Scottish Ballet, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and other arts organisations.
Glasgow is surrounded by beautiful countryside including the stunning Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park
The position is funded on a full-time basis until 31 March 2024.
The appointment will be made at Grade 6/7 depending on experience, (Grade 6 £29,176 - £32,817 / Grade 7 £35,845 - £40,322 per annum).
Interested applicants should apply online at https://www.gla.ac.uk/explore/jobs/ and seek Reference No. 054446.
For enquiries regarding this post, please contact Professor Arvind Patel via email Arvind.Patel@glasgow.ac.uk.
The closing date is 14th May 2021.