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Postdoc Academy


The Synthetic Biology Interdisciplinary Research Centre (SynBio IRC) is seeking research staff to sit on its steering committee to represent postdoc experiences and help shape the future of synthetic biology research in Cambridge.

The representative will sit on the IRC steering committee, which convenes quarterly to discuss current IRC activities and initiatives, put forward ideas and direct the future focus of the Interdisciplinary Research Centre.

They are looking for postdocs and research staff interested in the areas of synthetic biology, engineering biology, and the various intersections of biology, engineering and computing. Submissions are welcome from any School or department.

The required time commitment is four 1.5 hour sessions throughout the year. Committee meeting are currently held online, but will likely resume as in-person meetings at the Department of Plant Science (Downing Site) once circumstances allow.

To apply, email with your name, affiliation, area(s) of interest and 1-2 sentences describing why you are interested in the position.