CDB Seminars
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All Seminars are held in the Gavin De Beer Lecture Theatre, Anatomy Building, Thursday 1-2pm (unless otherwise stated)

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Wednesday June 29th 

Dr Richard Poole, UCL CDB
Title: Many ways to make a neuron? Asymmetric embryonic lineages and post-embryonic glia-to-neuron transitions
Host: Prof Claudio Stern

JZ Young Lecture Theatre NB: Change of venue
Thursday June 30th - JZ Young Lecture Theatre NB: Change of venue

Hyung Chul (Stern Lab) Different combinations of signal inputs for specific cellular events to establish          embryonic axis

Johanna Buchler (Salinas Lab) The Wnt co-receptor LRP6 and synapse regulation

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Job Vacancies

CDB Current vacancies within the UCL Research Dept of Cell and Developmental Biology are listed below.

You may also wish to view the UCL jobs website.

Anatomy Demonstrator

Full details

Applications are considered from August to September each year.


Research Associate in Cellular Neuroscience, - Ref:1531266 




Full Time

Salary (inclusive of London allowance): 

£33,686 - £40,716 per annum

Duties and Responsibilities:

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research associate to work with Professor Patricia Salinas to conduct research into the cellular and molecular mechanisms that lead to synapse formation and degeneration in the mammalian nervous system. The work will involve performing analyses of synaptic changes in vivo, in brain slices and cultured neurons using a combination of cellular and molecular approaches.

The post is funded for one year in the first instance with possibility of extending.

Key Requirements:

The successful candidate will hold a PhD in Cellular Neuroscience, and will have extensive knowledge of cellular neurobiology. Proficiency in the use of software required for image manipulation and data analysis, and proven experience of successfully applying different cell imaging techniques are essential to the role.

Further Details:

A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. If you wish to apply please click on the ‘Apply Now’ button.

Please ensure you read these carefully before applying for the post as candidates must meet all essential criteria to be considered.

For informal enquiries about the role, please contact Professor Patricia Salinas, email: p.salinas@ucl.ac.uk. For any queries regarding the application process, please contact Biosciences Staffing on biosciences.staffing@ucl.ac.uk and quote the reference 1531266.

Closing Date

6 Feb 2016

Latest time for the submission of applications



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