Research Assistant/Associate for Chemokine Research Group

University of Glasgow - College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Research Institute of Health & Wellbeing

Salary: Grade 6, £28,098 - £31,604/£34,520 - £38,833 per annum

The purpose of this 3.5 year post-doctoral post is to help drive forward research at the interface between immune biology (chemokine biology, in particular), neurobiology and behaviour.

We are focused on completing a series of studies that examine the effects if chemokine activity on leukocyte recruitment to the brain and the consequences of this for behaviour relevant to neuropsychiatric phenotypes related to dementia and depression.

This will include contributing to research in Institute of Health & Wellbeing and Institute of Infection, Immunity & Inflammation, as well as contributing to the writing of future grant applications on this theme.

Informal enquiries are encouraged, and should be directed to Professor Jonathan Cavanagh

This post has funding until 30 June 2021 in the first instance.

For more information and to apply online, please refer to

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