Dr John Morrissey at University College Cork is currently seeking to recruit two Research Assistants to supplement existing research themes in the UCC group within CHASSY. Depending on the experience of a successful candidate, he or she will work on one or more of the following areas:

  • Characterisation of engineered cell factory strains in laboratory-scale bioreactors
  • Application of synthetic biology approaches to engineer yeast strains
  • Analysis of large datasets (mainly derived from RNA-Seq and Ribo-Seq) using bioinformatics tools
  • Engineering yeast strains to enhance robustness

If you are interested in applying for this position, please see the UCC Vacancies page for more details and application instructions.