Make a career move to the Gurdon Institute
We encourage you to come and join our friendly community, whether you are interested in a research post or a core/support role. With around 300 people on site, you can get to know familiar faces all around the building.
Latest job opportunities
Personal Assistant to the Administration and Operations Manager
We are looking to recruit a Personal Assistant to the Administration and Operations Manager of the Gurdon Institute, a world leading scientific research Institute embedded in the University of Cambridge. This…Read more
Research Associate in epithelial stem cell biology (Fixed Term)
The Simons group at the Gurdon Institute is seeking a Research Associate in epithelial stem cell biology. Alongside wet lab work using transgenic mouse models and organoid systems, the Simons…Read more
Research Associate: Harnessing the regenerative potential of the brain
We are looking for a highly motivated post-doctoral scientist to join the laboratory of Dr. Sumru Bayin at the Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge. You will work in the Bayin…Read more
The Gurdon Institute is a very diverse environment that takes care of its postgraduate students really well!Matthew McCormack, PhD student, Ma lab
The Gurdon Institute has given me considerable support throughout the years that I have been working here; aiding my redeployment, facilitating flexible part-time working and most recently awarding me a promotion.Research associate
I have found the Institute an amazing place to work while raising a young family. Very flexible and understanding.Professional support staff
We have a thriving population of PhD students and other graduates who contribute greatly to both the stimulating research environment and the life of the Institute as a whole.
Postdocs and Research Associates together make up our biggest staff category, and are the engine of our research output.
We advertise for new group leaders about once each year.