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Senior Neuroscientist

Cambridge, CambridgePermanent
£50,000 per annum
Job Reference: J563199
Updated On: 30/10/2018
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences

Skills: Life Sciences - Neurobiology, Life Sciences - Neuroscience

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Senior Neuroscientist to join a leading Drug Discovery company based in the Cambridge area. As the Senior Neuroscientist you will contribute towards the development of neuroscience drug discovery and support Neurodegeneration projects.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Senior Neuroscientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will lead and influence the CNS Biology within various project teams to support Neurodegeneration projects.

2. As the Senior Neuroscientist you will contribute scientific expertise to all stages of the neuroscience drug discovery programmes.

3. Translation of late stage preclinical CNS projects to the clinic will be among your duties and responsibilities as well as carrying out the evaluation of advanced lead compounds and leading target validation studies.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Neuroscientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant PhD in a Biological Sciences related discipline with industry experience or BSc/MSc with a number of years of experience is essential to your application.

2. Proven industry experience in Neuroscience therapeutics with a preference on Neurodegenerative diseases along with a well connected network in the Neuroscience field is essential to your application.

3. Practical experience carrying out cell and molecular techniques as well as using in vivo models of Neurodegeneration would be highly desirable.


Key Words: Neuroscience | Neurodegeneration | CNS | Central Nervous System | In Vivo | In Vitro | Cell and Molecular | Biological Sciences | Team Leader | Pharmaceuticals | Medicine |
Emily Thom
Your Recruitment ConsultantEmily ThomEmily.thom@hyperec.com
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