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The Francis Crick Institute    

Early Career Group Leader programme

The Francis Crick Institute is a new biomedical discovery research institute in central London dedicated to understanding the biology underlying health and disease.

We are core-funded by Cancer Research UK, the Medical Research Council, and the Wellcome Trust.

Explore the Crick's research interests at

We seek creative and innovative individuals to establish new research programmes in:

All areas of biology and biomedicine (of particular interest are cancer and immunity and infection)

We are also looking for people interested in cardiac and vascular biology (special initiative, supported by the British Heart Foundation)

The Crick research environment

  • 120 research laboratories
  • Comprehensive Science Technology Platforms (STPs)
  • Animal husbandry and imaging
  • 250 graduate students, 400 postdocs


Our Package

  • Initial 6-year contract, renewable, to total 12 years
  • Salaries and consumables for up to five researchers, including graduate students
  • Opportunity to expand through external grant funding
  • Ready access to Crick STPs
  • Full lab setup in state-of-the-art laboratory space
  • Package applies to duration of contract

Further information on Early Career Group Leaders can be found at:

Apply online at:

Informal enquiries about The Francis Crick Institute or the application procedure can be made at:

Applications by midnight (GMT), 10th October 2019

(Recruitment symposia in December and January 2020)

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