Current Vacancies

MRC Postdoctoral Research Scientist – Reprogramming and Chromatin – LMS 1667

Applications are invited for a 2-year postdoctoral research position in the Reprogramming and Chromatin Group headed by Professor Petra Hajkova at the MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences. The group studies molecular mechanisms underlying epigenetic reprogramming in vivo and in vitro (for further information please visit

Closing Date - 17th October 2021

Laboratory Manager LMS – 1668

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with excellent organisational and communication skills who will support the running of the group and who will also be actively involved in the research projects in our laboratory. You will be a holder of a Home Office Personal Licence (PIL) and will have extensive experience in manipulation of murine preimplantation embryos and ES cell culture techniques. Experience in the field of chromatin regulation and murine development would be an advantage.

Closing Date - 17th October 2021

Senior Bioinformatics Analyst – LMS 1691

The post is part of the LMS Bioinformatics core facility. We are seeking a talented and highly motivated senior bioinformatics analyst experienced in genomics and transcriptomics data analysis to work closely with LMS research groups and facilities. The post requires in-depth knowledge of biology, statistics and bioinformatics. Experience of working for a core facility or equivalent research, industrial or commercial experience is essential. Experience in the analysis of ChIP-seq and RNA-seq, using/writing R/Bioconductor packages, and working with High Performance Computing (HPC) environments is highly desirable.

Closing Date - 16th November 2021