Vacancies in Arthritis Pain Research
Post Doctoral Research Assistant
We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Post Doctoral Research Assistant to actively drive a programme of work for the BBSRC funded project “Defining a pain phenotype that is predictive of altered central pain processing in dogs with spontaneous osteoarthritis”.
The post holder will work with experts in pain, canine and laboratory animal osteoarthritis, neurophysiology, animal behaviour and statistics based at the Universities of Bristol, Nottingham, and North Carolina State University, USA. Applicants should have a 1st or 2(i) degree in biological or veterinary science and a good knowledge of pain mechanisms. An ability to communicate and work effectively with the project team, (including a research technician), and with veterinary surgeons and dog owners is essential.
For further information please contact: Dr. Jo Murrell (Jo.Murrell@bristol.ac.uk)
Closing date for applications 2 January 2014
Interviews will be held on 16 January 2014