Job ID: 12581

Junior Scientist in Maynooth/Ireland

Position: Junior Scientist

Deadline: 14 May 2021

Employment Start Date: 1 June 2021

Contract Length: One year with the possibility of extension.

City: Maynooth

Country: Ireland

Institution: Ulysses Neuroscience Limited



Ulysses Neuroscience Ltd. is a private R&D organisation which further evolves the vision of a more collaborative and direct way of working with pharmaceutical companies, academia and funding agencies. The company is built on foundations of patient-centric and translational research, ground breaking in-house science and scientist-to-scientist interaction. Our research is integrated in multidisciplinary and complementary clinical and preclinical research platforms. Industry and academic expertise are combined seamlessly in Ulysses Neuroscience Ltd. to complete a new journey against brain disorders.

Ulysses Neuroscience Ltd. is looking for a highly motivated Junior Scientist to join their multidisciplinary research team which undertakes preclinical and clinical scientific research in a variety of areas including animal models, behavioural pharmacology, molecular and neurophysiological biomarkers and experimental medicine. This position will be based full time at Ulysses Neuroscience Ltd. new lab facilities at Maynooth University and focused on the development of exciting novel projects.

The successful candidate will:
• Hold a PhD (or be close to completion) in neuroscience (or related field)
• Have experience in preclinical rodent stereotaxic brain surgery
• Have experience in preclinical in vivo rodent electrophysiological techniques
• Have good organisational skills
• Be proficient in MS Office

The successful candidate will experience working with a team of International scientists in a high-profile organisation on emerging neuroscience drug discovery research. They will have the opportunity to develop in vivo pharmacology skills.

To apply please email your cover letter (max. 1 page), CV and details of two referees (including email addresses) to:
Informal enquiries are welcome in advance of the application deadline.

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