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Postdoctoral research scientist

We are looking for an experienced scientist to become part of an international collaborative programme of research in swine influenza (SI) and porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), funded by the BBSRC Newton Research initiative. PRRS and SI viruses are major causes of economic losses to the pig industry worldwide.

Postdoctoral research scientist

The position of postdoctoral research scientist will be a valued member of the Influenza Viruses group led by Dr Holly Shelton. The successful candidate will contribute to the five year strategic science objectives of the group by participating in and leading a range of research projects in the area of avian influenza virus transmission and pathogenesis.

Electrical technician

Based on the Pirbright site carrying out planned preventative and reactive maintenance activities, including operation and maintenance (to competency level) we are looking for an electrical technician of mechanical building services and process plant, including high containment HEPA filtered HVAC systems, high containment drainage and effluent treatment plants/equipment, standard building services including gases, water, compressed air, steam/condense and refrigerated systems.

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