Early career Group Leaders in Biomedicine

The Francis Crick Institute is a new discovery biomedical research institute in central London. We are core-funded by Cancer Research UK, the UK Medical Research Council, and the Wellcome Trust and partnered by Imperial College London, King's College London and University College London, three of the world's leading multi-disciplinary universities. The Crick is diverse, open and international, with staff from over 70 nationalities.

We support creative and bold discovery research addressing important biological questions informed by human health and disease. The diversity of our research, undertaken at the Crick is enriched by interactions with our three partner universities, promoting cross-fertilisation between studies of different diseases and novel technical approaches to scientific enquiry.

For more details read our strategy, 'Discovery Without Boundaries'.

Our research programme encourages collaborative and multi-disciplinary approaches, encompassing biological, clinical and physical sciences. We are now recruiting enthusiastic and motivated early career researchers to establish research groups at the Crick.

The Crick offers a competitive package including:

  • 6-year contract, renewable once for a total of 12 years
  • fully equipped laboratory space
  • ready access to its core-funded state-of-the-art Science Technology Platforms
  • salaries and consumables for up to five people, including graduate students
  • the opportunity to expand based on external grants

Applications from candidates with a PhD and postdoctoral experience should be submitted online at: academicrecruitment.crick.ac.uk

Applicants will have to register for an account before submitting an application.

Informal enquiries about the Crick or the application procedure can be made through: group-leader-recruitment@crick.ac.uk

Closing date: 9 November 2017, midnight GMT

(Recruitment seminars will be held on: 30 January, 13, 19 and 27 February 2018)