Associate Professor of Epidemiology

University of Oxford - Nuffield Department of Population Health

Non-clinical salary: £46,336 - £62,219 p.a., Clinical salary: Consultant scale based on years of seniority plus any applicable NHS merit awards

The Associate Professorship is a key appointment for the Nuffield Department of Population Health as it brings together public health, population health science and epidemiology. This post is available as either a clinical or a non-clinical position.

The successful candidate will have a doctorate in the field of public health, medical statistics or epidemiology and will possess a proven track record of high quality publications in a relevant area. In addition, a proven research record of high quality at international level in the area of epidemiology is essential, as well as the ability to attract research funding and develop an independent programme of research. Candidates should have the ability to teach effectively both at undergraduate and graduate level a wide range of topics within the field of epidemiology, and be able to provide excellent tutorial teaching at MSc level.

If appointed to a clinical post the Associate Professor must be medically qualified, GMC registered and a Member or Fellow of the relevant Royal College. The post must be held in conjunction with an honorary (non-stipendiary) contract with the relevant NHS Trust.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 26 January 2018. Interviews will take place on 7 March 2018.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are underrepresented in academic posts in Oxford.

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:

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