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Vacancy 3-year PDRA

Research Associate
Musculoskeletal Bioengineering and Injury Modelling, Loughborough University

This research project will model the mechanisms of skeletal muscle injury and regeneration, employing complex multi-cellular bioengineered models as an experimental test platform.

Potential applicants should have at least a 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent) in sport and exercise science, human physiology, biochemistry or a related subject, and have successfully completed a PhD in cell biology, tissue engineering or a related subject area. Previous post-doctoral research experience or expertise in musculoskeletal biology would be favourable.

This full-time post is offered on a fixed-term contract for three years.

Informal enquiries should be directed to Professor Mark Lewis, Professor of Musculoskeletal Biology, via email to

The closing date for receipt of applications is 23 January 2022.

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