The integration of haematology with established strengths in immunology and infection is a key aim for the newly formed York Biomedical Research Institute (YBRI) and the Department of Biology. Applications are, therefore, invited for a reader in haematology to join the Department of Biology and strengthen the Immunology, Haematology and Infection theme in YBRI. We are seeking a high-calibre researcher in the fields of haematopoiesis, haematopoietic stem cell biology and/or myeloproliferative neoplasms to complement and enhance the research and strategy goals of the department
Main Purpose of the Role
You will be a dynamic research leader with a proven track record, evidenced by publications and funding in the field of haematology, haematopoiesis, haematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) and/or haematological malignancies. You should have a PhD in Biology, Biochemistry or possess equivalent relevant experience. We welcome applicants with interests in single cell HSC transcriptomics with the potential to encompass key questions in development and pathology of myeloproliferative neoplasms, immunohaematology and haematological manifestations caused by infectious disease.
You should hold an appropriate academic professional and teaching qualification or be willing to complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice. You should have experience of supervising and leading undergraduate and postgraduate students and research staff and display creativity, innovation and judgement in your approach to teaching, learning support and research. You will have excellent communication skills and the ability to write and deliver presentations at conferences both internally and externally.
Informal enquiries are welcomed and should be made to Professor Jennifer Potts Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: +44 (0)1904 328679 or Professor Jeremy Mottram Email: email@example.com Tel: +44 (0)1904 328869.
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