Senior Technician (Histology & Microscopy)

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Senior Technician (Histology & Microscopy)

Plymouth University


£28,695 to £31,342 pa-Grade 6

Full Time

Contract Type:

Placed on:
10th February 2015

4th March 2015

Job Ref:

Faculty of Science & Environment

School of Biological Science

Ref: A4123

The Faculty of Science & Environment, School of Biological Sciences wish to appoint a Senior Technician to provide a comprehensive histology and microscopy service for both plant and animal tissues.

We will require competency in wax and frozen section techniques and familiarity with more modern techniques eg immunocytochemistry.

Experience with basic light microscopy techniques, eg phase & fluorescence microscopy is essential and ideally confocal microscopy. Proficiency with image capture and processing is required and use of image analysis would be an advantage.

You will be capable of contributing to publications and will be able to evidence the development, adaptation and introduction of new techniques. They will be pro-active, enthusiastic and capable of demonstrating techniques to both staff and students.

For an informal discussion, please contact Dr Andrew Kent on 01752 584541 or email

This is a full-time post working 37 hours per week on a permanent basis.

Closing date:  12 midnight, Wednesday 4 March 2015

Plymouth University is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women’s career in STEMM academia

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It was really a good attempt

It was really a good attempt & I had unfortunately missed it. I'm so much interested on any kind of microscopy related topic or information.