SCREDS Clinical Lecturer in Medical Oncology

University of Dundee - Cancer Research

Summary of Job Purpose and Principal Duties
Applications are invited from Medical Oncology specialty trainees with outstanding potential to develop into a clinical academic leader. This post will provide clinical training in Medical Oncology, along with an excellent opportunity to develop a research portfolio.

The post is part of the Scottish Clinical Research Excellence Development Scheme.

It is available to candidates who already hold a National Training Number in the relevant specialty. The successful applicant will be expected to transfer to an East of Scotland Deanery NTN, and will hold an honorary clinical appointment as a Specialty Trainee in Medical Oncology.

The lectureship is for the duration of remaining specialty training, i.e. up to 5 years, and the post holder will spend 20% of their time developing a relevant research programme. Research activities will be based in the University of Dundee’s Division of Cancer, Surgery & Oncology at the Ninewells Hospital & Medical School site.

Further particulars about the dynamic research programme in which the post holder will be based are available at For additional information, please contact Professor Russell Petty, email:, tel: 01382 383542.

To apply and for further details please visit our website:

Closing Date: 25 March 2018.

Interviews will held on Wednesday 18 April 2018.

Summary of Skills, Experience and Qualifications
Please refer to job description for full details.
SMED0339 SCREDS Medical OncologyJD.docx

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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