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Cambridge Centre for Frontotemporal Dementia and Related Disorders

Department of Clinical Neurosciences

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Open vacancy: Clinical Research Coordinator (full-time, 4 years).

Deadline for applications: 30th May 2018

Further information and application via here.

Please quote reference: RR15491

Professor James B. Rowe invites applications for an experienced Scientific Coordinator, to join his team at the University of Cambridge. The successful candidate will manage a range of research projects and allied activities at the Cambridge Centre for Frontotemporal Dementia and Related Disorders and the new Cambridge Centre for Parkinson-Plus.

The post-holder will take a leading role in project management and in support of Professor Rowe's research programs and scientific activities, in terms of accelerating the start of projects, monitoring progress in terms of their milestones and budgets, in timely reporting to funding and statutory bodies, and in supporting the cohesion of the Centres in terms of governance, website and media, and regular liaison with all members of the Centres and collaborators.

You will have an undergraduate degree and a PhD in Biomedical Sciences (including but not limited to Neuroscience, Psychology or equivalent) and ideally possess experience in scientific coordination, basic knowledge in biomedical or neuroscience research, experience in scientific writing, and have strong communication skills.

For more information contact Professor James B. Rowe (james.rowe@mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk), Herchel Smith Building for Brain and Mind Sciences, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, CB2 2SZ, UK.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 4 years in the first instance.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

 

Open Vacancy: Clinical Research Associate (Fixed Term)

Deadline for applications: 13th June 2018

Further information and application via here.

Please quote reference: RR15619

Professor James B. Rowe is looking for a Clinical Research Associate, to join his team at the University of Cambridge as part of the new Cambridge Centre for Parkinson-Plus disorders. The new Centre brings together leading clinicians and scientists focussing on the problems faced by patients with cognitive and movement disorders including progressive supranuclear palsy, corticobasal syndrome, multiple system atrophy, and related disorders.

The successful candidate will be eligible for higher specialist training in the UK. Additional experience in neuroscience, for example as an undergraduate intercalated degree of later research experience, would be an advantage. The post is ideally suited for a clinical fellow wishing to undertake a PhD.

For more information contact Prof James B. Rowe (james.rowe@mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk), Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Herchel Smith Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, CB2 0SZ, UK.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

This appointment requires an Honorary Clinical Contract.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

 

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Applications

  • If you want to apply with your own funding, please send a coverletter, a full CV, and a short project proposal to Professor James B. Rowe (james.rowe[at]mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk) and Dr Sandra Zurborg (sz360[at]medschl.cam.ac.uk).

 

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