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 10: £53,691 - £62,219 with a discretionary range to £67,972 p.a.

We are recruiting a Group Leader with research interests in infection, immunity or tumour immunology to head a research group relating to cancer biology.

You will have primary responsibility for the development, management and strategic direction of a significant research group with substantial resources from core and external funding. As a recognised authority in your field you will have an established international reputation that you will use to create effective collaborations for the benefit of the research group and Ludwig Institute. In addition to managing a research group, the post holder will contribute to the overarching vision and strategic direction of the Ludwig Institute of Branch.

As a Group Leader, you will have experience in leading successful and novel research programmes and of managing research staff and PhD students. In addition, you will have an international reputation and specialist knowledge in infection, immunity or tumour immunology.

You will have a successful track record of attracting funding and managing budgets and hold a relevant PhD/DPhil with significant post-qualification research experience.

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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