Callum Young’s published paper on circadian influences on the habenula and their potential contribution to neuropsychiatric disorders

Circadian rhythms are the physiological changes which occur throughout the day. Known colloquially as the ‘the body clock’, they govern everything from sleep/wake cycles to body temperature, and contribute massively to health. Circadian disruptions are a common symptom of depression, Read More …

Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) – Research and Membership Intern – deadline: Ongoing

  Name Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) Placement base location Home based or hybrid working (office in central London, WC1) Website www.amrc.org.uk Contact for enquiries Eva Garritsen Contact details Email: e.garritsen@amrc.org.uk Placement job title Research and Membership Intern Potential Read More …

Phytoform Labs – UKRI-DCDF program placement – Improving & automating plant single cell transfection – Deadline: 31/12/2021, but can be flexible

Name Phytoform Labs Placement base location Office and laboratory based at Rothamsted Research Website www.phytoformlabs.com Contact for enquiries Nicolas Kral, Co-founder & CTO Contact details Email: nicolas.kral@phytoformlabs.com Placement job title UKRI-DCDF program placement – Improving & automating plant single cell transfection Read More …

MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research – Public Engagement Assistant (virtual) – Deadline: Ongoing

Name MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research Placement base location Virtual. In-person placements will be considered once safe to do so. Website https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/iii/cvr Contact for enquiries Faye Watson, Engagement and Communications Coordinator Contact details Email: faye.watson@glasgow.ac.uk Placement job title Read More …

Blog by Božo Lugonja reflecting on a BBSRC Policy Internship: Working at the heart of the Senedd… from my boxroom

The BBSRC Policy Internship Scheme gives PhD students the opportunity to undertake placements at influential policy organisations. These can include parliamentary departments or non-governmental organisations (NGOs). I recently finished my placement at Senedd Research, working in the Health and Social Read More …