The positions listed below are for UK-based academic positions in the field of dementia research. They are not necessarily funded by Alzheimer's Society.

If you are looking for vacancies within Alzheimer's Society, please see this page

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Lecturer in dementia research, University of Exeter

The University of Exeter is recruiting two full-time, permanent proleptic lectureship posts. A key part of the role will be based at Alzheimer's Society's Centre of Excellence, the IDEAL-2 study, which is understanding how to help people to live well with dementia,

For more information and how to apply, see the full job posting.

Closing date: September 11 2017


Master's courses

Master's scholarship in Dementia: Causes, Treatments and Research (Mental Health), University College London

This Dementia MSc is offered jointly by the UCL Division of Psychiatry and Institute of Neurology and provides research-oriented and cutting-edge training in the study of dementia and its scientific basis, led by international leaders in the science and practice of dementia. 

This award will support a UK/EU student commencing their studies in September 2017 – September 2018, and is worth a total of £31,000, covering both tuition fees and living costs for full-time study over a year.