Clinical Oncology Research Fellow

Location
Oxford, UK
Salary
£31,931 - £51,176 p.a.
Posted
Dec 06, 2017
Closes
Jan 06, 2018
Ref
131942
Contract Type
Full Time
E64: £31,931 - £51,176 p.a. (pro rata for part-time)
The Nuffield Department of Population Health (NDPH) contains world-renowned population health research groups and provides an excellent environment for multi-disciplinary research and teaching. The Clinical Trial Service Unit (CTSU) is a major international research institute within NDPH, and is one of the world£s leading centres for research into chronic diseases, especially cancer and heart disease.

We are seeking a Clinical Oncology Research Fellow to work on new studies of the late effects of radiotherapy that will exploit the potential provided by the widespread introduction of CT-based radiotherapy planning over the past 10 - 15 years. Working within an established research team, you will take primary responsibility for the design and implementation of new studies into the late effects of cancer treatments. You will prepare articles for publication and present at national and international meetings.

To be considered for this role you will be medically qualified, GMC registered with a valid licence to practice and a Member or Fellow, of a relevant Royal College (or equivalent). You will also need a good grounding in clinical oncology (FRCR or equivalent) and excellent communication and organisational skills.

The post is full-time (although part-time considered) and fixed-term for 3 years in the first instance.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 26 January 2018.

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy has changed. With effect from 1 October 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above have a retirement age of the 30 September before the 69th birthday. All employees at Grades 1-7 do not have a set retirement age. Further details are available here: www.ox.ac.uk/about/jobs/preemploymentscreening.