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  • Advert number: 307174-0
  • Posted Date: 03/07/12
  • Closing Date: 18/07/12

We look to appoint an authoritative Senior Clinical Researcher with a high quality academic background with research training to PhD level, GMC registration including full CCST training accreditation in Medical Oncology and direct experience in Early Phase Clinical Trials, particularly in Rare Tumours.
 We expect to appoint an individual who will relish the challenge of helping to build an integrated translational trials platform with the clinical environment and the basic science in Oxford, who is committed to the Sarcoma Patient Group and who seeks a longer term clinical academic career in this area. We seek to appoint a Researcher with potential to become a leader in Clinical and Translational Research in Medical Oncology of Sarcoma, Teenage and Young Adult Oncology and Clinical Trial Design. It is expected that the postholder will develop their Academic and Clinical Research activity towards the eventual appointment to a substantive post.
 Excellent communication skills are essential and must include the ability to negotiate solutions with all levels of professionals across a variety of organisations. Protocol development and communications will be conducted in English but fluency in other major EU languages would be a major advantage.
 Further information and how to apply can be found on the University website: Reference:  103469. Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Hassan, Head of the Oxford Sarcoma Research Initiative and Professor of Medical Oncology (email: and to Professor Mark Middleton, Professor of Experimental Cancer Medicine and Clinical Director of Oncology (email: Closing date: 18th July 2012. Interviews planned: 24th July 2012. Start date: August 2012.