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Short info about job
Company: Imperial College London
Department: Department of Bioengineering
Salary: £32,380 to £44,220
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1252 8190826
Fax: +44-1467 4383789
Detail information about job Research Assistant/Associate. Terms and conditions vacancy
Research Assistant: £32,380 – £34,040 per annum
Research Associate: £36,800 – £44,220 per annum*
(Maximum salary on appointment will be £36,800 per annum)
Fixed-term, full-time appointment for 12 months in the first instance
Imperial College London is a leading technological university with a global reach. The Department of Bioengineering at Imperial College has selected Neurotechnology as a strategic development area.
The Human Robotics group (www.imperial.ac.uk/human-robotics) within the Department of Bioengineering carries out research at the interface of robotics and neuroscience, from neurophysiological studies and computational modelling to robotic implementations, VR-aided Neuro-rehabilitation and assistive devices.
Applications are invited for a Research Assistant/Associate post in the area of Neuroscience, Robotics and Neural Engineering, based in the Department of Bioengineering.
We are particularly interested in candidates with strong backgrounds in neuromechanics, human musculoskeletal kinematics and sensorimotor control & learning. The successful candidate must have a BSc, a first class honours (1st) MSc and a PhD (or equivalents) in Biomedical Engineering or a similar background and must also be proficient in programming with different software and programming languages. Good knowledge of robotics, human-machine interaction and robotic systems with cable actuation is also required. Machine Learning skills are a plus.
This post will be based at the South Kensington Campus. You can find out more about our staff benefits, including generous annual leave entitlements and our excellent professional development opportunities, here: www.imperial.ac.uk/job-applicants/staff-benefits.
Our preferred method of application is online via our website. Please click ‘apply’ below or go to www.imperial.ac.uk/job-applicants (Select “Job Search” then enter the job title or vacancy reference number into “Keywords”). Please submit a CV and complete and upload an application form as directed quoting reference number EN20170265FH. Further information is also available on the job description.
*Candidates who have not yet been officially awarded their PhD will be appointed as Research Assistant within the salary range £32,380 to £34,040 per annum.
Any queries regarding the application process should be directed to Melanie Albright at [email protected]
Closing Date: 17 September 2017 (Midnight BST)
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