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Posted by | 29 April 2021
VACANCIES: Postdocs and research associates

The Synaptic Plasticity and Repair Group will soon have available multiple postdoctoral and research associate positions in the broad areas of human cortical circuit development, degeneration and regeneration.  Potential candidates...

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Posted by | 8 March 2021
Maria Otero joins the Group

Maria Otero joins the Group as a MRC Doctoral Training Partnership (MRC DTP) PhD Student, co-supervised by Javier Alegre, Department of Brain Sciences, Imperial College London.  Welcome, Maria!

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Posted by | 18 November 2020
New paper reveals rapid onset form of Wallerian degeneration

We have a new paper in BMC Biology in which in vivo multiphoton time-lapse imaging is used to identify a rapid onset form of Wallerian degeneration in microsurgically laser-injured cortical...

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Posted by | 9 November 2020
Marcos Sintes joins the Group

Marcos Sintes joins the Group as a PhD Student and Early Stage Researcher in the Syn2Psy Innovative Training Network, funded by the EU Horizon 2021 Program under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie...

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Posted by | 2 November 2020
Victoria Menne joins the Group

Victoria Menne joins the Group as an Erasmus+ MSc Student.  Welcome, Victoria!

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Posted by | 5 October 2020
Tommy Ngo joins the Group

Tommy Ngo joins the Group as a MRes in Neurotechnology.  Welcome, Tommy!

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Posted by | 2 October 2020
VACANCY: President’s PhD Scholarship

The Synaptic Plasticity and Repair Group is looking to sponsor an outstanding UK, European or international candidate for a fully-funded President's PhD Scholarship.  Please contact Vincenzo De Paola to discuss...

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Posted by | 2 October 2020
VACANCY: MRC DTP Studentship

Applications are being accepted for an Imperial College MRC DTP (Medical Research Council Doctoral Training Partnership) Research Studentship. Candidates with an outstanding academic record, some practical research experience, holding a...

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Posted by | 7 October 2019
Elizabeth Brockman joins the Group

Elizabeth Brockman, from Saskatoon, Canada, joins the Group as a PhD student and Early Stage Researcher in the Syn2Psy Innovative Training Network, funded by the EU Horizon 2020 Program under...

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Posted by | 1 September 2019
Vincenzo De Paola appointed a readership

Vincenzo De Paola receives an academic promotion to Reader of Translational Neuroscience. Congratulations, Vincenzo!

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