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Scientist - Neurobiology

Macclesfield, Cheshire   •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group are currently recruiting for talented Scientist / Senior Scientist, with a neuroscience background (PhD/ post-doc) to join a world class laboratory team with a growing biotechnology organisation. This is an onsite lab-based role and is offered on a permanent basis. Our client is based in Macclesfield.

The Company:
Supports UK SMEs to drive the development and of new approaches for the discovery of new medicines.

The Role:
The successful candidate will apply their expertise in CNS cell culture and neurobiology to deliver impactful results, as well as providing insights to further the development of the neuroscience platform. You will be an integral part of the neurobiology/cell model team working closely with colleagues in interdisciplinary projects, and have the opportunity to collaborate with external partners and academic institutes.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Appling your iPSC biology expertise in the growth and maintenance of various cell types (iPSCs, neural progenitors, and astrocytes)
  • Contribute disease area expertise across the business
  • Managing collaborative projects with external partners to completion.

Your Background:

  • PhD in Neuroscience or equivalent, ideally with relevant postdoctoral experience in industry or academia.
  • Proven expertise and good publication record using neurobiology cell models.
  • Expertise in culture of mammalian cells including background knowledge of working with iPSC-derived CNS models, ideally disease models.
  • Experience of cell imaging techniques and molecular profiling (eg RNAseq advantageous)
  • Ability to work on multiple projects

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 54983 in all correspondence.

You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Reference: 54983
  • Posted: 13th January 2023
  • Expires: 10th February 2023

CK Group

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