NIHR ACL in General Surgery or Medical Oncology or Respiratory Medicine

University of Leicester - College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology

College of Life Sciences

Salary £31,931 to £55,288 per annum (for those who were ST3 or above on 2 August 2016) and £46,208 per annum (for those who were below ST3 on 2 August 2016)

Available for 4 years, or until relinquishment of NTN whichever is the earlier; the appointee must commence in post prior to 31 March 2018

Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better and there has never been a more exciting time for you to join us. We are ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity.

Applicants must be a registered medical practitioner holding a licence to practice.

You will be required to already hold an NTN in the specific specialty having achieved an outcome 1 at the most recent ARCP, or have been through national recruitment and be regarded as appointable at ST3 or above and be able to provide formal written evidence of this.

You must have a strong research background in your clinical specialty with research interests complimentary to those in the College and have a higher degree (MD/PhD, or equivalent), or have submitted a higher degree at the time of application with it being awarded prior to commencement before 31 March 2018.

The post offers the opportunity for those with excellent potential as clinical academics to further develop their academic skills, produce high level publications, compete & attract external grant funding and progress 50% clinical training.

The Postgraduate Dean has confirmed that this post has the required educational and staffing approval.

Informal Enquiries

Potential candidates are strongly encouraged to contact:

Academic Respiratory Medicine

Professor Andrew Wardlaw

Academic Medical Oncology & General Surgery – cancer related (for other surgery see Prof Bown)

Professor Anne Thomas

Training Programme Directors

Mr Robert Williams (General Surgery)

Dr Samreeen Ahmed (Medical Oncology)

Dr Pranab Haldar (Respiratory Medicine)

Clinical Academic Training Programme:

Prof Matthew Bown (Professor in Vascular Surgery and Director of the Clinical Academic Training Programme),, Tel 0116 252 3183

Professor Jonathan Barratt (Mayer Professor in Renal Medicine and Head of the East Midlands Postgraduate Academic School),

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The closing date for this post is midnight on 16 October 2017

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