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Research Scientist

Oxfordshire   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time

Research Scientist

Location: Oxford

CPL Life Science are working with a biotechnology company to recruit a Research Scientist to join their team. They are focused on the creation of vaccines and immunotherapies for a range of conditions including cancer and infectious diseases. They are backed by leading investment institutions enabling them to further their life-saving research.

The post holder will play a pivotal role in designing, interpreting, and conducting laboratory studies with novel therapeutics in preclinical research phases. The Research Scientist will provide feedback and input into the research plans as well as having an awareness of new techniques and approaches available in the field.

Key responsibilities:

  • Carrying out lab work
  • Performing ad hoc routine quality control assays
  • Maintaining and evaluating mammalian and bacterial cell cultures for growth conditions, DNA purification and viral vector production
  • Interpreting and presenting data
  • Evaluating and performing analytic assays to determine the quality, yield, stability etc. of specific candidates
  • Assisting in ordering supplies, making reagents, and maintaining the laboratory
  • Ensuring the laboratory and activities comply with GLP-like standards
  • Attending at least one relevant scientific meeting/course per year


  • A minimum of a masters degree in a relevant discipline
  • Experience working in a laboratory environment with molecular biology and cell culture systems
  • Experience designing experiments

If you would like to hear more, please apply within or send your CV to Rhianna.bellamy@cpl.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Contact: Rhianna Bellamy
  • Reference: JO-2110-478062
  • Posted: 12th October 2021
  • Expires: 9th November 2021

Cpl Life Sciences

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