Postdoctoral Training Fellows
The IMSR provides Postdoctoral Training Fellows (PTFs) with a stimulating, interactive and international scientific environment, combined with cutting edge facilities, extensive seminar series and a strong collaborative, multidisciplinary culture. Intertwining cutting edge metabolome profiling, innovative systems science approaches and in vivo imaging and physiology approaches with world-leading expertise in endocrinology, metabolism and reproductive biology, the IMSR is perfectly placed to train the next generation of science leaders.
The IMSR laboratories are resourced to an excellent standard and its researchers have access to first-class Technology Platforms to aid discovery. Among the facilities available to IMSR researchers are bioinformatics, protein analysis, histopathology, mass spectrometry resources at the University of Birmingham Metabolomics Core, next generation sequencing facilities, advanced confocal imaging, fluorescence activated cell sorting, peptide synthesis, protein purification as well as the Biomedical Service Unit with a state-of-the-art animal facility. Training can be presented as hands-on one-to-one training or through developed training courses, for example at the Birmingham Metabolomics Training Centre
Furthermore, IMSR’s Postdoctoral Training Fellows have the benefit of living and working in the UK’s second city. Birmingham is a global city containing many nationalities and cultures. Our PTFs and students come from every corner of the world and provide a stimulating environment for scientific collaboration.
To view current vacancies, visit our vacancies page.
More information on career development and support for postdoctoral training fellows at the College of Medical and Dental Sciences