Senior Lecturer in Translational Neuroscience

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Department of Neuroscience
Hours: Part time (0.8 FTE)
Contract: Permanent 
Reference:  2535
Salary: starting at £49,149 and rising to £56,950 per annum, pro rata
Placed on: 9 November 2017
Closing date:  8 December 2017.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.  
Expected start date: as soon as possible.

Job description 

Applications are invited for a Senior Lecturer in Translational Neuroscience at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS). 

The post is open to suitably qualified individuals working in the field of human clinical neurosciences with an established academic track record in research defining target mechanisms and implementation of novel bio-behavioural or related therapies for management of neurological and/or neuropsychiatric symptoms.  

The appointee is anticipated to have experience in proof-of-principle and clinical trials, complementing growing departmental strengths in bio-behavioural interventions and related experimental medicine. 

Evidence of knowledge and education in pathways for translating and/or commercializing innovation into applications within the health care sector, and experience working beyond higher education establishments e.g. with industry partners will be looked upon favourably.  

The appointee with contribute to developing BSMS research impact and contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate education. 

Interested candidates are encouraged to discuss the position informally with Prof Kevin Davies Chair in Medicine BSMS,; Prof Mara Cercignani, or Prof Hugo Critchley;,

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How to apply

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