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Clinical Research Associate (Fixed Term)


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.

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

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.

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: 13th June 2018

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter, CV and the Additional Information for Clinical Researchers form 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 RR15619 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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