A48062R - Clinical Research Associate

Newcastle University

Faculty of Medical Sciences
Northern Institute for Cancer Research
Staff Category
Clinical Academic/Research
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours of Work
Full Time
Newcastle upon Tyne

We are looking for an enthusiastic Clinical Research Associate to work alongside Prof Ruth Plummer, Dr Alastair Greystoke and Dr Yvette Drew. You will work in the early phase clinical trials team, contributing to and supporting the Phase I clinical trials practice and translational research outputs of the NICR, strengthening the Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre and contributing to its sustainability. This is a training opportunity for those training in or interested in oncology to gain additional skills in clinical research and early phase trials. 
You will be registered with GMC and have an interest in a career in oncology. Some experience of clinical research is required, or a strong commitment to acquire the relevant skills. You will have knowledge of treatment and aetiology of cancers and the ability to evaluate patients with complex medical conditions. You will have the ability to communicate well and work as an active member of a multi­ disciplinary team.
This post is available immediately and tenable for 3 years.
Informal enquiries should be made to Prof Ruth Plummer (ruth.plummer@ncl.ac.uk)   
Information about the Institute can be found at http://www.ncl.ac.uk/nicr
Information on the Faculty of Medical Sciences can be found at http://www.ncl.ac.uk/medicalsciences/
The Institute holds a silver Athena SWAN award in addition to the University’s silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our good employment practices for the advancement of gender equality, and the University holds the HR Excellence in Research award for our work to support the career development of our researchers. We are also a member of the Euraxess network.

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