Senior Research Technician

University of Edinburgh

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Senior Analysis Technician


College of Edinburgh

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Job Description:Scientific Sciences / Centre for Scientific Mind SciencesUE06 £31,396 to £36,024 each year (A revised wage vary for this grade of £32,982 to £38,205 is deliberate to take impact from Spring 2024)Contract Kind – Mounted Time period – 12 MonthsFull Time – 35 Hours Per WeekThe Alternative:This put up is full-time (35 hours per week). You’d be helping the Mind Financial institution Supervisor within the day by day operation of the Medical Analysis Council (MRC) Edinburgh Mind Financial institution immunohistochemistry and histology laboratory.Your abilities and attributes for achievement:

  • Related work expertise of related technical work.
  • Confirmed expertise in immunohistochemistry, molecular strategies, Neuropathology strategies as a way to present a top quality service according to mind banks necessities.
  • Clear understanding of Management of Substances Hazardous to Well being (COSHH) and moral rules associated to the usage of human tissue samples, the implications of non-compliance and the flexibility to plan and implement SPOs accordingly.
  • Capability to precisely full and preserve data and experiences precisely and carry out day by day high quality management checks.

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  • A aggressive wage of (31,396-36,024) UE06
  • An thrilling, constructive, inventive, difficult and rewarding place to work.
  • To be a part of a various and vibrant worldwide group
  • Complete Workers Advantages, akin to a beneficiant vacation entitlement, an outlined advantages pension scheme, employees reductions, family-friendly initiatives, and versatile work choices. Try the complete listing on our

(opens in a brand new tab) and use our reward calculator to find the whole worth of your pay and advantagesChampioning equality, variety and inclusionThe College of Edinburgh holds a Silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our dedication to advance gender equality in larger schooling. We’re members of the Race Equality Constitution and we’re additionally Stonewall Scotland Variety Champions, actively selling LGBT equality.Previous to any employment commencing with the College you may be required to proof your proper to work within the UK. Additional info is on the market on our (opens new browser tab)The College is unable to sponsor the employment of worldwide staff on this position. Worldwide candidates will subsequently be unable to use for and safe a Expert Employee visa. They are going to solely be capable of take up this position if they’ll display another proper to work within the UK.Key dates to notice:The time limit for this utility is 10 April 2024Except said in any other case the closing time for purposes is 11:59pm GMT. If you’re making use of exterior the UK the closing time on our adverts routinely adjusts to your browsers native time zone.About Us: As a world-leading research-intensive College, we’re right here to handle tomorrow’s best challenges. Between now and 2030 we are going to try this with a values-led strategy to educating, analysis and innovation, and thru the energy of {our relationships}, each regionally and globally.In regards to the Group:The Centre for Scientific Mind Sciences ( ; Director Professor Siddharthan Chandran) is a part of Edinburgh Neuroscience and Edinburgh Medical College. CCBS includes the Divisions of Scientific Neurosciences (Head: Professor Siddharthan Chandran), Psychiatry (Head: Professor Daniel Smith) and Neuroimaging Sciences (Head: Professor Joanna Wardlaw). Our work integrates laboratory science, information science, well being informatics and scientific analysis to review the causes, penalties and therapy of all main neurological and psychiatric problems. Methodological strengths embody neuroimaging, scientific trials, neuropathology, neuropsychiatric genetics and regenerative neurology.We have now 56 Principal Investigators, 70% of whom are NHS clinicians, grounding our work in scientific want and facilitating translation into affected person profit. We produce greater than 500 analysis outputs per yr, resulting in improved affected person care and NHS coverage modifications, with substantial influence on morbidity and mortality. CCBS researchers attracted £49M in exterior funding during the last three years and we collaborate globally, main nationwide and worldwide consortia in neurodegenerative problems, international psychological well being, psychiatric situations, stroke and small vessel illness.With bases at Edinburgh BioQuarter, Royal Edinburgh Hospital and Western Basic Hospital, CCBS areas hyperlink laboratory and scientific science with informatics, public engagement and commerce to facilitate inventive interdisciplinary working. CCBS hosts c.60 postgraduate college students, principally PhDs. We’re notably sturdy in scientific PhD coaching, with bespoke funding schemes (e.g. Rowling Students), and we host the Wellcome Translational Neuroscience Doctoral Coaching Programme. By beneficiant philanthropic assist, CCBS has established many specialist analysis hubs which are expanded by group fundraising and which have interaction carefully with affected person teams, policy-makers and public.

Anticipated wage

£31396 – 36024 per yr


United Kingdom

Job date

Fri, 29 Mar 2024 08:28:53 GMT

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