Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology and School of Psychology Vacancies

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Reader - 021126

Location: Gilmorehill Campus/Main Building
Job Family: Research & Teaching
Position Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: £42,418 - £62,219

To develop and lead a programme of world-class neuroscience or animal imaging in the area of brain circuits underlying cognitive function and dysfunction, whilst contributing to high quality teaching. The main criteria are research excellence and potential to build an internationally competitive research group. The research programme should align with the strategic objectives of the Centres for Neuroscience and Animal Brain Imaging (GEMRIC) by using state of the art techniques in different combinations e.g., electrophysiology, animal fMRI and/or other innovative imaging methods, optogenetics, chemogenetics and behaviour in animal models.

Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology: http://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/neurosciencepsychology/

For more information and to apply online, visit www.glasgow.ac.uk/jobs and search for reference 021126.

Closing date: 06 June 2018


Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience - 021127

Location: Gilmorehill Campus / Main Building
Job Family: Research And Teaching
Position Type: Full Time
Salary Range: £42,418 - £49,149

To develop and lead a programme of world-class neuroscience in the area of spinal cord circuits underlying pain and/or itch, whilst contributing to high quality teaching. The main criteria are research excellence and potential to build an internationally competitive research group. The research programme should align with the strategic objectives of the Centres for Neuroscience and Animal Brain Imaging (GEMRIC) by using cutting-edge techniques in different combinations e.g., electrophysiology, animal MRI and/or other innovative imaging methods, optogenetics, chemogenetics and behaviour in animal models. Candidates may also have expertise in transgenic and single-cell omics approaches.

Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology: https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/neurosciencepsychology/

For more information and to apply online, visit www.glasgow.ac.uk/jobs and search for reference 021127.

Closing date: 17 June 2018


Research Assistant/Associate - 021275

Location: Gilmorehill Campus / Main Building
Job Family: Research And Teaching
Position Type: Full Time
Salary Range: £28,098 - £31,604/ £34,520 - £38,833

The post-holder will contribute to a large 5-year research project on modelling culture-specific dynamic social face signals with transference to social robotics working with Dr. Rachael Jack. Specifically, the job requires expert knowledge in vision science, psychophysics, social perception, cultural psychology, dynamic social face signalling, human-robot interaction, reverse correlation techniques, MATLAB programming, computational methods, and designing behavioural experiments.

The post-holder will also be expected to contribute to the formulation and submission of research publications and research proposals as well as help manage and direct this complex and challenging project, as opportunities allow.

Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology: http://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/neurosciencepsychology/

School of Psychology: https://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/psychology/

For more information and to apply online, visit www.glasgow.ac.uk/jobs and search for reference 021275.

Closing date: 12 June 2018


Athena SWAN

The University of Glasgow as an Athena SWAN Charter member (http://www.ecu.ac.uk/equality-charters/athena-swan/) is committed to promoting equality in all its activities and aims to provide a work, learning, research and teaching environment free from discrimination and unfair treatment.

The Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology/School of Psychology, as a Bronze award holder, recognises the Athena SWAN Charter, promotes open and fair policies for equality and supports flexible working arrangements. 

Further information and local Athena SWAN Self-Assessment Team contact details can be found at http://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/psychology/athenaswan/.