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Fully-funded PhD studentship available to study role of Na pumps in health and disease

We are currently looking for applicants for a new fully-funded PhD studentship to continue our work (Picton et al., J Neurosci, 2017) investigating the roles of Na pumps in healthy and MND-affected spinal neurons using human iPSC-derived neurons and animal … Continue reading

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Looking for PhD student to study human sensory neurons

The NCM lab is currently seeking applicants for a new PhD project investigating the physiology of human sensory (dorsal root ganglion) neurons. For more info and application details go to: http://www.eastscotbiodtp.ac.uk/validation-and-functional-characterisation-primary-sensory-neurons-derived-adult-human-dorsal-root

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Looking for new PhD student to study MND using iPSC-based models

The NCM lab is currently seeking applicants for a PhD project associated with the new Scotland-wide SPRINT-MND/MS scheme. See below for more details about the scheme and links. Link to specific NCM lab project here. “Applications are now open for … Continue reading

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Postdoc position available

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Postdoctoral Researcher with a proven track record in neuroscience research to work on a project investigating the role of dysfunctional crosstalk between astrocytes and motoneurons in the devastating neurodegenerative disease Amyotrophic … Continue reading

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New PhD project: Investigating the role of sodium pumps in motor control

The NCM lab is seeking applicants for a PhD project investigating the role of sodium pumps in spinal motor control. For more information follow this link

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Post doc position available

The Neural Control of Movement (NCM) Lab at the University of St Andrews is currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated post doctoral researcher to work on a project investigating the role of glial cells in spinal motor control circuitry. … Continue reading

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New PhD opportunity in Neuromodulation

We are looking for a keen, motivated individual with a proven academic track record to undertake a PhD studying the neuromodulation of respiratory control circuitry (starting October 2015). For more details and application information please go to: http://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=58961&LID=1451 Deadline: Friday, … Continue reading

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NCM lab recruiting PhD students

We are currently looking for keen, motivated individuals with proven academic track records to undertake PhD studies in the NCM lab. For further information including potential projects email Dr Gareth Miles (gbm4@st-andrews.ac.uk) Application details can also be found at: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/psychology/prospective/pg/apply/

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