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Clinical Research Fellow position at the MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases, UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology - London, UK
The Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases in the Department of Neuromuscular Diseases is looking for a Clinical Research Fellow to join the peripheral nerve group led by Professor Mary Reilly. This exciting opportunity will be suitable for a neurologist in training interested in inherited neuropathies who wants to undertake a PhD. The project encompasses a natural history study, biomarker development (including MRI) and clinical trials in patients with Charcot Marie Tooth disease (CMT). The successful applicant will enrol and follow up adults in a 3 year natural history study looking at MRI, clinical measures and plasma biomarkers. The post holder will have excellent training opportunities to broaden clinical and research skills and generate publications. The Fellow will also be able to train in all aspects (including molecular genetics) of the inherited neuropathies.
The post is available from September 2020 (the start date is flexible) and is funded by awards from the NIH for 36 months in the first instance.
To apply please click on this link Clinical Research Fellow. The closing date is 20 September 2020.
For an informal chat about the position please contact Professor Mary Reilly via her academic PA Jacky Bauer firstname.lastname@example.org
Hunter James Kelly Research Institute at the State University at Buffalo - Buffalo, NY
A post-doctoral position is available in the laboratory of M. Laura Feltri, at the Hunter James Kelly Research Institute (hjkri.buffalo.edu) at the State University at Buffalo, NY, to investigate the molecular basis of demyelination and axonal degeneration in Krabbe lysosomal storage disorder (Globoid Cell leukodystrophy). Please click here: http://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/postings/25115 to view the full job description.
Johns Hopkins - Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Drs. Brett Morrison and Jeffrey Rothstein at Johns Hopkins University have an immediate opening for a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow position investigating the role of immuno-metabolism in peripheral nerve regeneration and peripheral neuropathies. Please click here to view the full job description.
University of Iowa - Iowa City, Iowa USA
Investigators at the University of Iowa have an immediate opening for a post-doctoral research position investigating the fundamental molecular and cellular mechanisms leading to Charcot Marie Tooth disease (CMT) caused by mutations in the Myelin Protein Zero (MPZ) and Peripheral Myelin Protein 22 kD (PMP22) genes. Please click here to view the full job description.
Human Inherited Neuropathies Unit - Division of Neuroscience, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan-Italy
At IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, in the laboratory of Prof. Alessandra Bolino, a post-doctoral research-fellow position is immediately available to work in the field of myelin biology and inherited disorders of the peripheral nervous system (PNS). Please click here to view the full job description.