Research Assistant (Cellular Neuroscience

Research Assistant (Cellular Neuroscience

Cardiff University

Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

Research Assistant (Cellular Neuroscience)

Dementia Research Institute
Division of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences
Cardiff University School of Medicine
College of Biomedical and Life Sciences

Salary: £27,025 – £31,302 per annum

Vacancy Number: 8103BR

We are seeking to recruit a Research Assistant to work within a research programme collaboratively led by Professors Webber and Li in the recently opened UK Dementia Research Institute (DRI) at Cardiff University. The candidate will assist on a project to generate, culture and differentiate human iPS cells to model Parkinson’s disease. Duties will include performing several molecular biology techniques, genetic manipulation and culture of human iPSCs and their neural differentiation. Applicants should have previous laboratory experience, as well as a degree in biological science or another relevant discipline.

This post is full time (35 hours per week), available immediately and is fixed term for 3 years.

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Closing date: Saturday, 2 February 2019.

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world. In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.