Research Associate (Postdoc)
Posted 03 Nov 2017
Imperial College London
London, England, United Kingdom
This post will link into ongoing research carried out at the Division of Brain Sciences on gene therapy in animal models of Alzheimer’s disease carried out by Magdalena Sastre and Nicholas Mazarakis. The post is funded by the Dunhill Medical Trust to investigate new gene therapies to treat Alzheimer’s patients at advanced stage of disease.
The candidate should have strong interests in molecular biology and experience in animal models of neurodegeneration. Applicants must have, or have nearly completed, a Ph.D. in neuroscience or a related discipline, preferably hold an animal licence, and have knowledge and expertise in viral vectors design. Animal surgery and behavior analysis is highly desirable.