Research Assistant in Behavioural Pharmacology

We are recruiting a Research Assistant in Behavioural Pharmacology

Ulysses Neuroscience Ltd is a private research organisation based in The Institute of Neuroscience (TCIN) at Trinity College Dublin and in the Department of Chemistry at Maynooth University, Ireland. We are a patient-centric company with our roots deeply anchored on foundations of ground-breaking science and translational high-quality research in neurological, neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders.

The Research Assistant will be based in TCIN and will work as part of a multidisciplinary research team which undertakes preclinical and clinical scientific research in a variety of areas including animal models, behavioural pharmacology, molecular and neurophysiological biomarkers. The successful candidate will hold a BSc or MSc in neuroscience or a related field. This role requires independent thinking and execution as well as interpersonal and communications skills, a pro-active sense of ownership and initiative, and discretion in handling confidential information.

Research Assistant in Behavioural Pharmacology

Dublin, Ireland


  • Strong organisation and planning skills
  • Experience in MS Office
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow through with a high-level of accuracy
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to changing priorities in a fast-paced, dynamic organisation
  • Self-motivated, showing initiative and creative thinking, with a proactive, resourceful attitude to problem solving and solution implementation
  • Willingness to learn, share responsibilities, facilitate collaboration, and support the success of others: a team player and an advocate of our company values
  • Ability to build successful relationships with all levels of internal staff and external partners


  • To perform this role successfully the post holder must carry out the following responsibilities;
  • Assisting with studies as required by our research collaborators
  • Working within multidisciplinary teams across different areas of the business
  • Assisting with the analysis of research data
  • Contributing to associated administrative duties

Desirable Requirements:

  • A primary qualification in administration (or related discipline) is preferred
  • Knowledge of other languages such as Italian, French, Spanish and/or Japanese

Get in Touch!

We invite individuals who have an interest in neuropharmacology and patient-centric research to get in touch.
At Ulysses Neuroscience, employees will experience working within high profile industry on emerging scientific research, and have the opportunity to develop their skills in clinical research, biomarker research and in-vivo pharmacology.

If you are interested in joining the Ulysses Neuroscience team please contact us!

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