Joining the group:

Vacancy for a Research Associate

Post-doctoral Research Associate position in Psychiatric Genetics. The project aims to identify risk factors for the development of mental illness using genetics.


Students who would like to carry out a PhD in our group should get in touch well before funding application deadlines, which tend to be in December/January. Please contact Jean-Baptiste Pingault and include your CV. Possibilities of funding include (please check eligibility criteria):

The Soc-B Centre for Doctoral Training in Biosocial Research

UCL-Birbeck MRC Doctoral Training Programme

UCL Overseas Research Scholarships

Post-doctoral applications

Please contact Jean-Baptiste Pingault at least a year in advance of the planned start date, as most of the funding opportunities have deadlines of up to one year in advance. Possibilities are (please check eligibility criteria and current deadlines):

Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowships

Newton International Fellowship

EU Marie Curie Fellowships

Royal Society:

University Research Fellowships

Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowship

You may be eligible to other fellowships depending, in particular country-specific fellowships.