Research Fellow in Neuroscience

Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit & Sainsbury Wellcome Centre, University College London
London, United Kingdom
Nov 06, 2019
Jan 06, 2020
Position Type
Full Time

The Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit and Sainsbury Wellcome Centre at UCL have designed a unique Fellowship opportunity for innovative and creative researchers working at the interface of theory and experimental neuroscience, and who are seeking to build independence.  The GCNU/SWC Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Neuroscience will design, develop and deliver a research project that bridges the gap between computational, theoretical and experimental neuroscience.

The post is funded for 3 years in the first instance, with the possibility of a further 2 years funding pending successful review of progress. 

The successful applicant will have an innovative research proposal that  bridges computational/theoretical and systems/circuit/experimental neuroscience and experience planning and delivering  your own projects. You'll have a PhD in neuroscience or a related field and a strong background in contemporary systems neuroscience methods and computational neuroscience theory. The ability to build strong collaborative working relationships and an understanding of the mission and research environment of GCNU and SWC is essential.

To apply please visit UCL's vacancy listings and search for the advert using reference number 1834542.  Click on "Apply Now" at the bottom of the advert to enter the online recruitment portal.

Closing date for applications is January 6th 2020.