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Post Doctoral Research Fellow

DEADLINE: 16th September 2021, 5pm
JOB TITLE: Post Doctoral Research Fellow
JOB ID: 1757
SALARY: Band 7 (£34,304 pa - £40,927 pa)
DEANERY: CMVM / Deanery of Clinical Sciences / Centre of Clinical Brain Sciences
OTHER POST SPECIFICATION: Fixed-Term to 14/12/2025 Full-time, 35 hours per week

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

We are looking for a postdoctoral research fellow with imaging expertise to work in the Montagne lab at the UK Dementia Research Institute.

To work within a world-renowned research institute that is focused on understanding how all the different cell types in our brains work together to keep the brain healthy, how this goes wrong in dementia, and how this process can be slowed or stopped to alter disease progression. The Montagne lab will particularly focus on the brain vasculature with the aim to understand how vascular dysfunction contribute to dementia.

 

 Your skills and attributes for success:

  • A PhD (or near finish) in biomedical sciences, neuroscience, neuroimaging, or similar.
  • In vivo brain imaging expertise with small animal magnetic resonance imaging and/or two-photon microscopy.
  • Knowledge and background experience in vascular biology and dementia in general.
  • Ability to communicate complex information clearly, orally and in writing.
  • Capacity and willingness to work and collaborate with other people. 

 

Application link

Applications via UoE Vacancies site

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

DEADLINE: 16th September 2021, 5pm
JOB TITLE: Post Doctoral Research Fellow
JOB ID: 1758
SALARY: Band 7 (£34,304 pa - £40,927 pa)
DEANERY: CMVM / Deanery of Clinical Sciences / Centre of Clinical Brain Sciences
OTHER POST SPECIFICATION: Fixed-Term to 14/12/2025 Full-time, 35 hours per week

 

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

We are looking for a postdoctoral research fellow with strong molecular biology expertise in the field of neuroscience to work in the Montagne lab at the UK Dementia Research Institute.

To work within a world-renowned research institute that is focused on understanding how all the different cell types in our brains work together to keep the brain healthy, how this goes wrong in dementia, and how this process can be slowed or stopped to alter disease progression. The Montagne lab will particularly focus on the brain vasculature with the aim to understand how vascular dysfunction contribute to dementia.

 Your skills and attributes for success:

  • A PhD (or near finish) in biomedical sciences, neuroscience, bioinformatics, or similar.
  • Strong molecular biology skills including some experience (or at least knowledge) with the current transcriptomics techniques.
  • Knowledge and background experience in vascular biology and dementia in general.
  • Ability to communicate complex information clearly, orally and in writing.
  • Capacity and willingness to work and collaborate with other people. 

 

Application link

Applications via UoE Vacancies site

 

The Row Fogo Centres vacancies are also advertised on the University of Edinburgh job opportunities website. 

See also

The University of Edinburgh Vacancies (external link)

 

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