Group Leader in Infection, Immunity and Tumour Immunology

University of Oxford - Nuffield Department of Medicine (NDM)

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research
Old Road Campus Research Building
Roosevelt Drive

Grade 9: £46,336 - £53,691 with a discretionary range to £58,655 p.a.

We are looking for a Group Leader with research interests in infection, immunity or tumour immunology to build a research programme relating to cancer biology. You will hold a relevant PhD/DPhil qualification and possess significant post-qualification research experience.

As a Group Leader you will develop an effective, productive research group, supervise postgraduate researchers and graduate students and form constructive collaborations. You will receive mentorship from senior group leaders within the Ludwig Institute and the wider Oxford community. In addition to your salary, funds will be available to establish a small research group.

You will have sufficient specialist knowledge in inflammation and/or immunology to develop research programmes and methodologies. As Group Leader, you will have excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to present to the scientific community and the lay public.

To apply for this position you are required to upload a future research proposal, CV and a supporting statement that explains how you meet the selection criteria for the post.

Only applications received by 12.00 noon on 25 January 2018 will be considered.

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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