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Chief Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term)

Applications are invited for a Chief Research Laboratory Technician. The successful candidate will work closely with the team in studying potential neuroprotective therapies in rodents models of disease. This includes, but is not limited to, using different therapeutic agents to investigate their effect on the behavioural and cognitive impairments in these models models.

Successful candidates must have a valid Personal License (PIL), Experience with small animal stereotaxic surgery and experience with various methods of drug administration (intravenous, intraperitoneal, sub-cutaneous), immunohistochemistry, western immunoblotting is desirable.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 12 months in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a security check.

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.

Closing date: 19th December 2017

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

Please quote reference RR14251 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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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