Senior Research Technician

UCL Institute of Neurology - Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging

Applications are invited for a Senior Research Technician in the Wellcome Trust Centre for  Neuroimaging (WTCN), UCL Institute of Neurology.

The WTCN houses an Electroencephalography (EEG) system, two Magnetoencephalography (MEG) systems - a CTF 275 channel Omega System and an Optically Pumped Magnetometer (OPM) System- and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) facilities- two 3T Siemens Prisma scanners and a 3T Siemens Trio. The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating and maintaining an efficient MEG and EEG service for a range of different research projects. This role will be constantly evolving as new and alternative technologies are incorporated into the functional imaging department.

Applicants are required to have an honours degree in a relevant subject and experience of workig with EEG/MEG or a similar electrophysiological recording method. Experience of scientific research, of working with patients in a clinical environment, is desirable. Applicants should have proficient IT skills, excellent oral and written communication skills along with the ability to work in a multidisciplinary setting. 

The post is available immediately and is funded to November 2021 in the first instance.

Starting salary on UCL Grade 7 £34,635 to £41,864pa inclusive of London Allowance.

You should apply for this post through UCL's online recruitment – where you can download a job description and person specification using ref: 1671016.

If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact Samantha Robinson, HR Officer, Institute of Neurology, 23 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG (email:

Informal enquiries to Elaine Williams:

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