Open Positions

The Cai lab in Edinburgh is currently looking talented candidates to fill three positions. Search www.vacancies.ed.ac.uk with reference numbers. 

1) Software development manager (031345). 2 Years fixed term, with a possibility to extend to five years. Ue08 (£38,511 – £45,954). The successful candidate will lead the software development of the newly established Edinburgh Genome Foundry.
2) Postdoc research associate (031385). 2 years fixed term, with a possibility to extend. Ue07 (£31,342 – £37,394). The successful candidate will work on DNA synthesis automation, with a focus application of stem cell programming and reprogramming.
3) Postdoc research associate (031413). 3 years fixed term, with a possibility to extend. Ue07 (£31,342 – £37,394). The successful candidate will work on the international Synthetic yeast genome project, with a focus of constructing a tRNA neochromosome and inducible evolution of synthetic yeast genomes through the SCRAMBLE system.
All three positions are immediately open and the applications closed in early Oct. For inquiries, please email Dr. Patrick Cai at yizhi.cai at ed.ac.uk