UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the IoO

20 October 2020

There is an opportunity for Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join a multidisciplinary team to explore the genomics of retinal diseases and functional consequence of rare variants.

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Key Requirements

The aim of this project is to identify the missing genomic causes of inherited retinal diseases by analysing exome and genome data of large cohorts. 

The successful applicant should have PhD in the study of inherited disease or relevant area of research, with experience of analysing exome and genome data, and excellent communication skills.

Further Details

Please ensure you attach your CV.  You should also provide a personal statement to support your application and motivation for applying for this post, and the names and contact details for two referees.

Informal enquiries about the post may be made to Professor Alison Hardcastle (email:a.hardcastle@ucl.ac.uk).

If you have any enquiries regarding the application process, please email hr.ioo@ucl.ac.uk.

Closing Date

2 November 2020

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