We are seeking a highly motivated Research Manager who will be responsible for the operation and development of the Cell and Tissue Imaging Unit (CTI) in the Institute of Biomedicine. The CTI unit specialises in high and super-resolution imaging of cells and tissues as well as in molecular dynamics in live cells. We have state-of-the-art microscopes, high-throughput live-cell imaging instruments and a histology laboratory equipped with modern devices. The CTI unit offers user training and support, including consultation on experimental set-up, sample preparation and image analysis.
The task of the Research Manager will be to actively develop the infrastructure and operations of the CTI unit in collaboration with researchers and experts in the faculty. In addition, the Research Manager is expected to do scientific research, supervise MSc and PhD theses and teach undergraduate and postgraduate students according his/her expertise. The Research Manager will also participate in separately agreed administrative tasks.
A successful candidate will have a suitable doctoral degree and a solid experience of the use of cell and tissue imaging techniques in research. In evaluating the merits of the applicants, we will consider their research activity and vision of carrying out research work in the Research Manager position, as well as their expertise and experience in cell and tissue imaging, peer-reviewed publications, external research funding and supervised theses. Additional consideration is given to teaching experience and pedagogical education.