UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Senior Research Associate

Location
Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol (GB)
Posted
07 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
06 Nov 2016
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Research Associate

School of Clinical Sciences

Contract type : Open ended contract staff

Working pattern : Full time

Salary : £35,609 per annum

Closing date for applications : 06-Nov-2016

The School of Clinical Sciences has a vacancy for a Senior Research Associate in Molecular Neuroscience, working in the Dorothy Hodgkin Building.

Applications are invited for this post to undertake a BBSRC-funded project on the role of stress-induced glucocorticoid hormones in learning and memory processes. The project will investigate the molecular mechanisms in the brain underpinning spatial memory formation in behavioural paradigms like the Morris water maze test. The project will make use of state-of-the-art epigenetic, next-generation sequencing and other molecular techniques.

For further information, please refer to the job description and/or contact Professor Johannes Reul hans.reul@bristol.ac.uk