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If you would like to be considered for demonstrating duties in Biomedical Science for the coming year, complete and submit this form.
If you need help with this, please get in touch.
If so, please check your visa states you are eligible to work in the UK (most overseas PhD students are allowed to work up to 20 hours per week).
Please indicate your availability for the following:
The module Code and type of demonstrating required is shown below. General laboratory skills such as use of balance, microscope, pipetting etc are assumed for all modules.
Please tick the module(s) you wish to demonstrate on (Step 1, below), then proceed to Step 2 and complete the three questions for your module(s) choice.
Make a note of the modules you have selected and complete Step 2.
General laboratory skills; basic cell biology. Semester 1 (Mon 13.30-16.30, Tues (9.00-12.00, 13.30-16.30) Number of weeks this module 12
Knowledge of physiological systems. Semester 2 (Mon 13.30-16.30, Tues 9:00-12:00, 13.30-16.30) Number of weeks this module 12
General knowledge of human physiological systems; at least one practical involving pharmacology. Semester 1 (Tues 13.30-16.30, Wed 9.00-12.00 13.30-16.30) week no. 1, 3 and 5.
General knowledge of human physiological systems; at least one practical involving pharmacology. Semester 1; week no 6, 10, 11 – Tues 13.30-16.30, Weds 9.00-12.00 & 13.30-16.30.
Demonstrating for this module will include a practical write-up as well as demonstrating in the lab. Semester 2; weeks 20-26, 30- Mon & Tue am/pm.
Semester 2; week no 20 - Mon pm ; weeks 31,33-34- Mon & Tue pm)
Basic knowledge of membrane transport and the practical technique used in its study. Semester 2a wks20-22 (Wed 13.30-16.30, Thur 13.30-16.30). Number of weeks this module 3.
Skills and knowledge in basic organ-bath pharmacology. Semester 2b wks-24-26, 30 (Wed 13.30-17.00, Thur 13.30-17.00). Number of weeks this module 4.
Neuroscience Techniques Semester 2 wks- 20-26, 31-33 (Wed 14.00-17.00, Thur 14.00-17.00). Number of weeks this module 10.
Coordinator: Dr Katherine Linehan. Semester 2, Wed-Thurs PM
Coordinator: Dr Marta Milo. Requirements: Experience in coding in R, assist in practicals. Semester 1b. wks 6-12, Thurs PM, Fri PM
Practical experience of working with chick embryos and/or Drosophila embryos and larvae. Semester 1a (Mon,Tues,Wed). Number of weeks this module 4, weeks 3-6.
Knowledge of tissue culture and ELISA based assays. Semester 1a (Mon 13.30-17.00Tues 13.30-17.00, Wed 13.30-17.00, Thurs 13.30-17.00, Friday 13.30-17.00 – weeks 1 & 2, except Monday week 2, 14.00-17.00), Mon 10-13.00, Thursday 10-13.00, 14.00-17.00, Friday 14.00-17.00 (week 3), Wed 10-13.00, Fri 9-12.00 (week 4). Number of weeks this module 1 to 4 only.
Semester 1a [wks 1, 2, 4, 5,], 1b [wks 8-11], 2a [wks 21-24] (Fridays 13.30-15.30). Number of weeks this module 12.
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