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Research Assistant (Fixed Term)

We are looking to recruit a full-time Research Assistant to join the group of Professor Peter Hutchinson in the Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Division of Neurosurgery, in The University of Cambridge. Funding for the position is available for twelve months.

You will be expected to work closely with the coordinator of the RESCUE-ASDH trial and assist in a number of sub-studies on craniectomy (intracranial pressure, autoregulation, neurochemistry, advanced imaging) in conjunction with other members (clinicians and scientists) of this well-established group.

Applicants should a strong interest in research and academic neurosurgery and will have a degree in an appropriate subject. If you are successful, you will be expected to register for an MPhil.

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: 3rd June 2018

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. The covering letter should outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

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 RT15487 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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