|Location:||Durban - South Africa|
|Salary:||£76,761 to £103,490 exclusive of London Allowance.|
|Placed On:||6th July 2018|
|Closes:||2nd September 2018|
Location of position: International non-UCL site
Location of the work (non-UCL site): AHRI KwaZulu Natal South Africa
The appointment will be on UCL Grade Professorial. The salary range will be Competitive on the professorial scale or on the UCL Clinical Consultant Academic (CCA) scale £76,761 - £103,490, exclusive of London Allowance.
University College London is seeking to appoint an outstanding clinical or non-clinical Professor to conduct internationally-leading research complimentary to the programme of work at the Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. At AHRI, we are linking clinical and laboratory-based studies with social science, population studies and health-systems research to make fundamental discoveries about HIV and TB, and demonstrate how best to reduce morbidity and mortality.
AHRI is an independent research institute with a vibrant programme of multidisciplinary research. AHRI's academic partners are University College London, and University of KwaZulu Natal, and primary funders are the Wellcome Trust and Howard Hughes Medical Institute. There are currently 17 research groups at AHRI, and their work is underpinned by excellent facilities and strong collaborations with local clinics and hospitals. Major research funders include: NIH, BMGF, the UK and SA MRCs, and the Max Planck Institute.
The appointee will:
This is an established position at UCL. A competitive salary will be offered on the professorial scale or on the CCA scale depending on the status of the candidates training.
The candidate will have a higher academic degree e.g. PhD, or evidence of an equivalent level of attainment in research publications. For the clinical applicant, a Medical degree is also required. Knowledge and understanding of the principles of resource and budgetary management is an essential requirement. The postholder must have track record of publications in high quality peer-reviewed scientific journals and conferences as well as an active research profile at international level with a continuing track record of external research grant funding.
UCL vacancy reference: 1736742
Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below.
For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Deenan Pillay at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have enquiries about the application process, please contact Isabel Lubeiro at email@example.com. We particularly welcome female applicants and applications from South Africans from previously disadvantaged groups.
Closing Date: 2 September 2018
Latest time for the submission of applications: 23.59.
Interview Date: End of September to beginning of October
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