Spheritech, a life science company based at The Heath Business & Technical Park, has a vacancy for an experienced scientist.

The company has a strong portfolio of intellectual property pertaining to novel biopolymers for applications in regenerative medicine through to novel processes for the manufacture of artificial blood.

The position is open to graduate or PhD level applicants, preferentially with experience in organic chemistry. The role will primarily include research and development of polymer scaffolds for applications in wound healing and tissue repair. The major focus will be the development of new porous biopolymers for bone repair.

The company is privately owned and funded through contract synthesis and purification plus UK government grants. The salary commensurate with the position is negotiable and dependent upon the experience of the candidate.

Contact: Don Wellings for further information E: don.wellings@spheritech.com