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Transformative discoveries in genome and cellular integrity

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Want to be part of the team?

Undergraduate students:

We offer part II and part III projects for undergraduates of the University of Cambridge. We may also be able to offer summer internships. All enquiries should be sent directly to Steve Jackson and should be accompanied by a full CV and the names and contact details of at least two referees.


Postdoctoral fellows:

Over the next year or two Steve anticipates a number of posts becoming available in the lab. He would welcome informal applications from suitably qualified PhD students and post-doctoral fellows. If you are interested in coming to work in the lab please email Steve directly. Please include a full CV and the names and contact details of at least two scientific referees. It would also be helpful to include a description of your research interests in the form of a short project proposal.

We are currently actively seeking applicants for 3 Postdoctoral Research Assistant/Research Associate positions, for further details see

We welcome applications at any time from any suitably-qualified researchers - please email your CV, a covering letter and the names and contact details of at least two referees to Please note that this information may be shared with colleagues in the Institute, and may be stored for a maximum of 2yrs for future reference if there are no suitable vacancies at this time, unless you specify otherwise. Please see the University's privacy and data protection policies for further information.

Further information about life in the Gurdon Institute can be found here