Jobs

Research Technician

Employer

University College London

Location

London, England, U.K.

Principal Investigator

Marc Aurel Busche

Contact

For consideration and to apply, please see: https://bit.ly/34ojwLP

 

Description

The Busche lab is seeking a motivated and talented research technician who thrives working in a fast-paced, innovative research environment. The lab is part of the U.K. Dementia Research Institute conducting research on Alzheimer’s disease and related dementing illnesses with an emphasis on mouse models, using a variety of cutting-edge in vitro and in vivo experimental techniques. The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting a variety of surgical procedures in rodents, including cranial window preparations, handling mice, and working with scientists to perform in vivo multiphoton microscopy, wide-field calcium imaging, electrophysiology and behavioral experiments. The lab is looking for someone with meticulous attention to detail, who is self-motivated and conscientious, with excellent manual dexterity, and to supporting our research programs.

This is a unique opportunity to join a recently established research laboratory and work in a vibrant research environment at the cutting edge of disease-related neuroscience, and participate in collaborations within the U.K. Dementia Research Institute, as well as with external international laboratories and industry partners. The post provides an ideal environment to gain experience in a world-class research environment and there is tremendous potential to grow within the role and the laboratory.