Unit Manager - NIHR-Global Health Unit on Diabetes Outcomes Research at Dundee University

University of Dundee - Molecular and Clinical Medicine

Summary of Job Purpose and Principal Duties.

Duration of employment: This position is full-time and available to 31st March 2021.

Role Purpose
This is a high profile leadership role with Scottish and international responsibilities. The University of Dundee has been awarded a £7million grant from the National Institute of Health Research Global Health programme to establish a major new Scotland-India clinical partnership to combat diabetes. The new project will see Dundee’s world leading expertise in the use of genomics linked to medical records to deliver improved care in diabetes `twinned’ with the large patient data set (covering over 400,000 Indian diabetic patients) collected by Dr Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre, the largest clinical network of diabetes care in India.

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly effective individual to work with a team on the development of a leading edge system which will be invaluable to researchers in the Bio-medical field at an international level.

Potential applicants are encouraged to have an informal discussion about the post with Prof Colin Palmer: c.n.a.palmer@dundee.ac.uk.

For full details please see job description available in the university's web page by pressing the apply button below.

Additional Information
The University of Dundee is a diverse community and is committed to equality of opportunity for all by providing a supportive, flexible and inclusive working environment. We have family friendly policies (including flexible working and childcare vouchers), staff groups for LGBT and BME; and prayer room facilities.

The University of Dundee has received the Athena SWAN Bronze Award (Athena Swan) which recognises the promotion of gender equality and has made further commitment to advancing inclusive culture which supports and encourages all under-represented groups.

The University of Dundee is a Scottish Registered Charity, No. SC015096.

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