4 months ago
Aberdeen Competitive Permanent
Research Scientist (Neuroscience)
A chance to work with a successful and growing biopharmaceuticals company. A world leader in their industry niche, offering a busy and fast paced research environment in which to gain new skills and grow your career!
About the role:
The role is ideal for someone who has strong demonstrable experience in; cell culture, microscopy and molecular skills from postdoctoral or industrial roles and is seeking a long term opportunity to develop. This role will involve assay development work for drug discovery purposes and will require a combination of in vitro/ ex vivo/ in vivo research tasks.
Ongoing training will be provided where necessary.
MSc (minimum) or PhD degree in neuroscience or relevant biological subject
Ideally some research work experience post-study (industrial work experience an advantage)
Strong cell/ tissue culture skills are essential!
Strong experience with microscopy and some molecular biology techniques are essential!
Candidates should have experience carrying out ex vivo analysis
Knowledge of CNS research and in vitro modelling would be highly desirable
Any understanding of gut-brain axis or microbiome research would be a great advantage!
Experience with in vivo models/ PIL Home Office License would be great but can be trained
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
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