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  • Advert number: 301977-0
  • Posted Date: 30/04/12
  • Closing Date: 27/05/12

University of Cambridge

Research Fellow x 2

Department of Medicine
£30,992 - £53,663 pa
Fixed-term: The funds for these posts are available for one year in the first instance.

As part of the award of an NIHR Comprehensive Biomedical Research Centre to Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust/Cambridge University, applications are invited for two Clinical Research Fellow posts (honorary SpR) in Cardiovascular Medicine to be held in the University of Cambridge and Addenbrooke’s or Papworth Hospitals. The posts offer an opportunity for both current SpRs and those seeking to enter the specialty to pursue a period of full time research in a variety of clinical, population sciences, or laboratory-based disciplines. Funding is available for 12 months in the first instance to allow fellowship applications to be prepared. The major research areas involved are vascular imaging, heart failure, pulmonary and systemic hypertension, atherothrombosis, and cardiovascular epidemiology (http://cambridge-brc.org.uk/node/18). Successful candidates will be able to choose a supervisor and project from those available. Candidates would be expected to register for a research-based higher degree (MD or PhD).

Further information is available from Professor Nick Morrell, email: nwm23@medschl.cam.ac.uk or tel: 01223 331666.

These appointments are subject to an occupational health assessment and application for a Clinical Honorary Contract (including CRB).Whether outcomes are satisfactory will be determined by the University.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

To apply for this vacancy please email a completed CHRIS 6 application form in MS Word (including details of two referees who may be consulted before interview), a covering letter and curriculum vitae to csrecruitment@medschl.cam.ac.uk by 5pm on Sunday 27th May 2012.

To view further details about the School of Clinical Medicine and to download a CHRIS 6 application form please follow this link: http://www.medschl.cam.ac.uk/jobs/?p=1555

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