Job ID: 107194

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 29 March 2023

Employment Start Date: 1 June 2023

Contract Length: 1 year with possible extension to 5 years

City: Edinburgh

Country: United Kingdom

Institution: The University of Edinburgh

Department: UK Dementia Research Institute and Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences


UE07: £36,333.00 – £43,155.00 Per Annum, Pro Rata.

CMVM / BMS/ Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences.

Fixed Term Contract: 1 year with possibility of extension of up to 5 years; Full Time – 35 Hours Per Week.

The Opportunity:

This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of the UK DRI, which will lead the UK’s dementia research effort to deliver a step-change in the scientific understanding of dementias (for more information, see ). The successful candidate will conduct original research, produce material for publication and dissemination, and work as a member of a research team including training students in research techniques.  

Your skills and attributes for success:

  • PhD or other higher level degree (MD/PhD, etc) earned or expected in a relevant discipline (neuroscience, biology, etc).
  • Expertise in relevant experimental approaches and models, analytical techniques and methods.
  • Experience with high resolution imaging and image analysis essential (2-photon, confocal, etc).
  • Ability to communicate complex information clearly, orally and in writing.

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