Megan Jackson publishes paper on evidence for deficits in behavioural and physiological responses in aged mice relevant to the psychiatric symptom of apathy

Apathy is a psychiatric symptom that is characterised by a loss of motivation and emotional blunting. It is common in neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease, but also occurs in otherwise healthy ageing. Despite having a profound Read More …

Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) – Quality Standards Review Intern – deadline: rolling (placement starts Mid-July 2021)

Name Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) Placement base location Remote working/working from home Website www.amrc.org.uk Contact for enquiries Alice Robertson Contact details a.robertson@amrc.org.uk Placement job title Quality Standards Review Intern Potential start date Start date: mid July 2021 – Read More …

UCL Institute of Neurology – Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging (WCHN) – Public Engagement Assistant (virtual) – deadline: ongoing

Name UCL Institute of Neurology Department Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging (WCHN) Placement base location Virtual (in-person internships will be considered once safe to do so) Website https://engagement.fil.ion.ucl.ac.uk/ Contact for enquiries Cassandra Hugill – Public Engagement Manager Contact details Email: Read More …

University of Glasgow – Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine – TRACE Project Assistant – deadline: ongoing

Name University of Glasgow Department BAHCM – Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine Placement base location Distance (from home) Website https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/bahcm/ Contact for enquiries Professor Katie Hampson Contact details Email: Katie.Hampson@glasgow.ac.uk Telephone: 0141 330 4433 Placement job title Read More …

MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research – Remote Public Engagement Assistant – deadline: ongoing

Name MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research Department N/A Placement base location Distance (from home) Website https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/iii/cvr/ Contact for enquiries Faye Watson Contact details Email: faye.watson@glasgow.ac.uk Telephone: 07793442977 Placement job title Public Engagement Read More …

MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research – Remote Communications Assistant – deadline: ongoing

Name MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research Department N/A Placement base location Distance (from home) Website https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/iii/cvr/ Contact for enquiries Faye Watson Contact details Email: faye.watson@glasgow.ac.uk Telephone: 07793442977 Placement job title Communications Assistant Read More …

Babraham Institute – Tech Transfer Assistant – deadline: ongoing

Name Babraham Institute Department Tech Transfer Placement base location Babraham Research Campus, Babraham, Cambridge, CB22 3AT [online, virtual] Website https://www.babraham.ac.uk Contact for enquiries Dr Emily Boyce Contact details Email: kec@babraham.ac.uk Placement job title Tech Transfer Assistant Potential start date Applications Read More …