Jobs

Senior Research Technician

Employer

University College London

Location

London, England, United Kingdom

Principal Investigator

Marc Aurel Busche

Contact

m.busche@ucl.ac.uk

Description

University College London is seeking a highly motivated and talented senior research technician who thrives in working in a fast-paced and innovative research environment. The Busche lab (buschelab.com) is part of the UK 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 supporting the group’s research program and directly contributing to research projects. This will include performing aseptic stereotaxic surgeries, handling and care of mice, training mice in behavioral tasks, imaging of live and fixed preparations, carrying out histological and molecular work, helping collect and collate data with other team members, performing the analyses of imaging, electrophysiology and behavioral datasets, as well as other general laboratory tasks. The lab is looking for someone with meticulous attention to detail, who is self-motivated and conscientious, and dedicated to supporting its 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 UK Dementia Research Institute, as well as with external international laboratories and industry partners. The post provides an ideal setting to gain experience in a world-class research environment and there is considerable scope to grow within the role and the laboratory.

For more information and to apply please see: https://bit.ly/2Hu0PAA