Lecturer in Dementia and Neurodegeneration

London, England, United Kingdom
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Job description

Reference: THW/17/059639/000646
Salary Details: £40,523 to £48,327 per annum
Allowances: plus £2,623 London Allowance
Contract Type: Permanent
Contract Term: Full time
Closing date: 30 June 2017

Kings College London is making a major investment in Dementia and Neurodegeneration research with several new Principal Investigator Posts and Fellowships. We are looking to appoint an exceptional Neuroscientist who shares our ambition to make KCL one of the world’s leading centres for Dementia and Neurodegeneration Research. They will be based in the newly built Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute. The post will be supported by a competitive start-up package and a significant equipment budget.

Applications are welcomed from Investigators whose work focuses on exploring fundamental disease mechanisms, preclinical studies and fully translational intervention across all aspects of Dementia and other Neurodegenerative disorders. Collaborative links to biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries are welcome. Ultimately, success will be measured by high impact publication output, success in attracting research funding, contribution to teaching and the scientific strategy of the Department.

The salary will be paid at Grade 7, £40,523 – £48,327 per annum plus £2,623 London Weighting Allowance per annum. The final salary is to be settled by negotiation based on relevant qualifications. This is a full-time post and will be an indefinite appointment.

The selection process will include a presentation and panel interview, and may include a formal lecture to members of the university.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please go to https://www.hirewire.co.uk/HE/1061247/MS_JobDetails.aspx?JobID=76877 and register to download and submit the specified application form.

If you have questions about this role, please contact: Professor Christopher Shaw, Tel: +44(0)207 848 0259, Email: chris.shaw@kcl.ac.uk

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