Research Associate/Fellow in Imaging Cancer Drug Resistance

We are seeking a talented, enthusiastic and experienced molecular imaging scientist to work in the Molecular Imaging Lab in the Department of Imaging Chemistry and Biology ( This post is part of the City of London Major Centre, a network of researchers and clinicians funded by Cancer Research UK to advance cancer diagnosis and treatment for patient benefit.

The post holder will work across multiple projects in the Group to support the biological evaluation of novel fluorine-18 labelled positron emission tomography (PET) radiotracers to image cancer drug resistance. We are looking for someone with widespread knowledge of molecular biology techniques, small animal PET imaging and cancer biology. Those with expertise in biotherapeutics are particularly encouraged to apply.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant multidisciplinary research Group within one of the premier biomedical imaging centres in Europe. The Department of Imaging Chemistry and Biology is part of the School of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences which has a vast array of small animal and clinical imaging modalities, including a state-of-the-art nuclear medicine facility, supported by the cutting-edge equipment and core facilities at King’s.

Contract Type: This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract until 31/3/2022.

Contract Term: This is a full-time post – 100% full time equivalent

Selection process: The selection process will include a panel interview and a presentation.

Contact: Dr Tim Witney,

Application details: To apply, please register with the King’s College London application portal and complete your application online.

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Applications are sought for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant to work on multi-cellular 3D cancer models. The post will be based in the group of Professor Frances Balkwill, Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University of London in the Charterhouse Square Campus but will collaborate with the partners of the Cancer Research UK City of London (CRUK CoL) Centre.

Informal enquiries about this post can be made to the Centre Administrator Nick Summerfield

To apply, please visit the Human Resources website on and search for reference QMUL17364.

The closing date is Thursday 3rd April, 2019, with interviews to be held later in the month.