Professor or Associate Professor of Advanced Therapies

Opening Date:
29 Jan 2021
Closing Date:
28 Feb 2021
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Teesside University is a high-forming global institution, committed to delivering an outstanding student and learning experience. As an anchor institution we work in partnership with local organisations and businesses, contributing to our regional in a way many universities aspire to.

Our £22.3m National Horizons Centre (NHC) is a key part of this mission. The NHC opened in 2019 as a national centre of excellence for the bioscience industries, working with the sector to provide a rich pipeline of graduate talent while helping to grow existing skills through industry-focused training, research and partnerships.

You will develop and lead a portfolio of advanced therapies externally funded research, contribution to the ambitious research and enterprise objectives of the NHC and Teesside University. You will use your world-leading research in creating advanced cell and gene therapy tools and treatments to help the centre meet its ambitious targets across research, partnerships and training.

Experience in upstream production of cell and/or gene therapies and their manufacturing or development of downstream purification tools is desirable.

We are particularly keen to hear from people with strong translational research and a track record of industrial collaboration.

Our recruitment pack provides further information and you should also refer to the job description and person specification for the level of role you wish to apply for. You must specify the level of role on your application. For details and how to apply info: https://www.tees.ac.uk/sections/jobs/index.cfm#why