Postdoctoral Associate in Molecular Biophysics, University of Oxford, UK

Postdoctoral Research Assistant Position in University of Oxford, UK

Postdoctoral Associate in Molecular Biophysics: The Department of Biochemistry at the University of Oxford is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate to join Dr. Michael Ranes’ lab. This position focuses on utilizing super-resolution imaging methods to investigate the molecular mechanisms of Wnta signaling pathways at the single-molecule level. The successful candidate will engage in multidisciplinary research encompassing biochemistry/biophysics, cell biology, and structural biology.

Designation: Postdoctoral Research Associate

Research Area: Molecular Biophysics, Wnt Signaling Pathways

Location: University of Oxford, Department of Biochemistry, Oxford


  • PhD/DPhil in cell biology, biophysics, or related discipline (or near completion)
  • Proficiency in designing and implementing experiments
  • Experience in super-resolution imaging techniques and data analysis methods
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proven track record of producing high-quality data leading to peer-reviewed publications

Job Description:
The successful candidate will conduct research within Dr. Michael Ranes’ lab, focusing on understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying Wnt signaling pathways using super-resolution imaging methods. Responsibilities include designing and implementing experiments, data analysis, troubleshooting experimental methods, and contributing to the publication of research findings. The position offers an inclusive environment for professional and personal development.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit the following documents online:

  • Supporting statement addressing selection criteria
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Names and contact details of two referees

Applications must be received before 12 noon on Wednesday, 24th April 2024. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews shortly thereafter.

Last Date for Apply: 24th April 2024



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