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For full details of the vacancies and to apply please visit the University of Sussex or University of Brighton websites (unless stated otherwise).

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ACADEMIC VACANCIES

Research Fellow: Elucidating the role of Hox genes for circuit function

Hours: full time hours considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE
Contract: fixed term until 31 December 2021
Reference: 5502
Salary: starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum, pro rata
Placed on: 16 February 2021
Closing date: 4 March 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: 1 April 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.  

Applications are invited for a Wellcome Trust funded Research Fellow position (Postdoc or close to PhD completion) to join the lab of Dr Jimena Berni at BSMS, situated in the University of Sussex Falmer campus. We investigate how Hox genes orchestrate the diversification of motor circuits during nervous system development. The position is available for nine months starting on the 1st of April or as soon as possible thereafter. The post-holder will start at a critical stage where the last results need to be gathered to finish a publication. They will use Drosophila melanogaster to follow up on our recent discovery that the neuronal morphology of neurons is regulated by the post mitotic expression of Hox genes.

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Research Assistant

Hours: part time hours considered up to a maximum of 7.3 hrs per week. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: fixed term until April 2022
Reference: 5534
Salary: starting at £30,046 to £33,797 per annum, pro rata
Placed on: 26 February 2021
Closing date: 16 March 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: 22 March 2021 
Expected start date: April 2021

We are looking for a highly motivated Research Assistant on an NIHR ARC KSS-funded project, which aims to co-produce pathways to mental health services with and for people living with HIV (PLWH) in Kent, Surrey and Sussex (KSS). This is a pre-Doctoral career-grade research position, with an opportunity to gain hands-on experience on an applied health research project that aims to improve service and patient outcomes.

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PROFESSIONAL SERVICES STAFF VACANCIES

Clinical Education Officer

Hours: part time up to 29.2 hours per week / 0.8FTE - flexible working options are available (subject to business need)
Contract: permanent 
Reference: 4981 
Salary: starting at £30,046 to £33,797 per annum, pro rata
Placed on: 11 February 2021
Closing date: 11 March 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected start date: As soon as possible

Brighton and Sussex Medical School invites applications for the post of Clinical Education Officer. Based at the University of Brighton campus in Falmer (but currently working remotely), the post-holder is part of the Quality and Placements team which manages the organisation, administration and quality assurance of student placements throughout the undergraduate degree course. This role is responsible for managing financial data and processes associated with the delivery of clinical education placements and clinical teaching within the BM BS degree course.  It is a crucial role for building and maintaining successful operational relationships between BSMS and its partners and stakeholders.

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