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Clinical Research Fellow - QMUL6392

Department: Centre for Neuroscience and Trauma, Blizard Institute
Salary: £31,301 ¿ £35,952 plus £1,470 London allowance pa
Reference: QMUL6392
Location: Whitechapel
Date posted: 07-Oct-2015
Closing date: 19-Nov-2015

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Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Research Fellow within the Centre for Neuroscience and Trauma of the Blizard Institute, Queen Mary University of London. The Blizard Institute is the largest institute of Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry and aims to deliver world class excellence in all aspects of medical research, teaching and clinical service.

The successful candidate will assist in the running of investigator-led and commercial clinical studies in neuroscience and new investigator-led trials with an emphasis on drug repurposing. The postholder will perform research on subjects with multiple sclerosis and/or their tissues, and other demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system including studies using tissue of human donors and experimental animal systems. Research tools include neuropathology, magnetic resonance imaging and other techniques as required.


The post is full time for one year starting as soon as possible. Starting salary will be in the range of £31,301 – £35,952 per annum plus London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.


Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.


Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Klaus Schmierer, Reader in Clinical Neurology & Consultant Neurologist,


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The closing date for applications is 19 Nov 2015.


Interviews are expected to be held soon after the closing date.



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