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Position: Scientific Programme Manager
Institution: University College London
Department: Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: Interacting with institutional, corporate and academic partners to promote our research and opportunities for collaboration; Contributing to the assessment, development and implementation of strategies and project management for new partners or activities; Management of the scientific components of externally funded programmes, including the preparation of scientific progress reports as needed; Assisting faculty with the scoping and preparation of new funding bids; Management of the academic and pastoral components of the doctoral training programme, and educational outreach; Assisting with the scientific elements of the unit’s annual and quinquennial reviews; Giving support and advice to researchers where possible
Requirements: Applicants should have a PhD, or equivalent degree, ideally in neuroscience and/or computing and up-to-date knowledge of a relevant scientific discipline. They will need excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to synthesise information and present complex information clearly and effectively to individuals and groups. They should be confident interacting with peers and the scientific community and be able to build excellent working relationships and recognise scientific potential and opportunities with academic and research colleagues, institutional, corporate and academic partners
   
Text: Scientific Programme Manager , - Ref:1776549 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit Location of position London Grade 7 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) ?38,303 - ?42,701 per annum Duties and Responsibilities The Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit (GCNU) at UCL is a world-leading centre for theoretical neuroscience and machine learning research, running international PhD and postdoctoral training programmes. Members of the unit have been involved in many of the key breakthroughs in machine learning, statistics and neural data analysis over the past two decades. We now want to extend our mission by seeking a Scientific Programme Manager to assist the director, Professor Maneesh Sahani in managing and delivering its scientific and educational programme. Reporting to the Director the job holder?s key responsibilities will include: ?Interacting with institutional, corporate and academic partners to promote our research and opportunities for collaboration; ?Contributing to the assessment, development and implementation of strategies and project management for new partners or activities; ?Management of the scientific components of externally funded programmes, including the preparation of scientific progress reports as needed; ?Assisting faculty with the scoping and preparation of new funding bids; ?Management of the academic and pastoral components of the doctoral training programme, and educational outreach; ?Assisting with the scientific elements of the unit?s annual and quinquennial reviews; ?Giving support and advice to researchers where possible; Key Requirements Applicants should have a PhD, or equivalent degree, ideally in neuroscience and/or computing and up-to-date knowledge of a relevant scientific discipline. They will need excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to synthesise information and present complex information clearly and effectively to individuals and groups. They should be confident interacting with peers and the scientific community and be able to build excellent working relationships and recognise scientific potential and opportunities with academic and research colleagues, institutional, corporate and academic partners. Further Details We are located in a new purpose-built building close to UCL?s main Gower street campus in central London. We offer a competitive salary along with the full range of UCL staff benefits, including a generous annual leave entitlement, occupational pension schemes and excellent family-friendly policies and staff discounts. We will actively consider applications from applicants who do not want to work on a part-time or flexible basis. A job description and person specification can be accessed here. For informal enquiries please contact Maneesh Sahani, Director GCNU at maneesh@gatsby.ucl.ac.uk . We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 10 Jan 2019 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. GCNU Scientific Programme Mgr JD & IP Apply Now
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