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Research Associate/Senior Research Associate (Fixed Term)

Cambridge University is internationally renowned for its excellence in research and training, including a large and multidisciplinary community for imaging neuroscience and connectomics.

Professor James Rowe is looking for an experienced post-doctoral scientist to join his team at Cambridge as part of a Wellcome Trust funded program. The research group combines experience and world-class facilities at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit (Elekta Neuromag MEG & 3T MRI) and Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre (3T and 7T MRI, and PET).

You will have a PhD in Neuroscience, and experience in neurophysiology and cognitive psychology research. Extensive experience in research support in basic and/or applied cognitive neuroscience is essential. You will possess sufficient breadth/depth of knowledge in neurophysiology, neuroscience and related research methods to assist with developing research objectives, projects and proposals.

For more information contact Professor James Rowe ( Herchel Smith Building for Brain and Mind Sciences, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, CB2 2SZ.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 30 June 2019 in the first instance.

This appointment requires a Research Passport application.

Appointment at Senior Research Associate level is subject to approval by the Faculty Board of Clinical Medicine

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 30th March 2017.

Please include details of your referees, including email address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.

Please quote reference ZE11724 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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