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Health & Safety Advisor

The post holder will support the Head of Risk & Assurance in the management of Health and Safety at The Pirbright Institute. They will lead on all aspects of Site Fire Safety, Legionella, Asbestos, Manual handling and control of contractors and support the rest of the team where required.

Influenza Molecular Virologist

The purpose of this position is to recruit a Post-doctoral Molecular Virologist within the Avian Influenza Research group at The Pirbright Institute, to carry out investigations to gain insight into the viral factors that contribute to H7N9 virus maintenance in poultry and transmission to humans. This 3-year research project is fully funded by a BBSRC grant.

Training & eLearning Apprentice

The strategy of the Institute’s training team is two-fold:

  • to provide a high level of skills training for postgraduate students, members of staff and visiting scientists
  • to widen the range of materials that we can make available to international clients through e-learning technologies

Working as part of this team, and alongside subject matter experts at the Institute, you will support the development and implementation of training courses, both within house and with a focus on technology-enhanced, distance learning opportunities.


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