- Advert number: 312167-0
- Posted Date: 13/09/12
- Closing Date: 04/10/12
The University of Edinburgh
The University of Edinburgh is an exciting, vibrant, research led academic community offering opportunities to work with leading international academics whose visions are shaping tomorrow’s world.
Neurology Research Registrar
£31,523 - £46,708
A medically qualifi ed person (preferably with MRCP and some previous neurological experience) is required to undertake research which will involve the prospective identifi cation of CJD, including variant CJD cases, to obtain detailed clinical and epidemiological information to assess the notifi cation of cases and, where appropriate, visit referred cases and conduct neurological examinations. A clean driving licence is essential, as is a willingness to travel (occasionally at short notice), throughout the UK.
There will be opportunities to gain particular experience in other areas relevant to the National Training Programme in clinical neurology plus experience in computer skills, presentation skills and the preparation of publications.
This is a 6-month, fi xed-term appointment in the fi rst instance, although this may be extended. Placement on salary scale depending on qualifi cations and experience. The post is available now and will be based at the National Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Surveillance Unit (School of Molecular & Clinical Medicine) The Bryan Matthews Building, University of Edinburgh Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU. For further details please contact either Professor R S G Knight or Professor R G Will on 0131 537 3104 or e-mail: R.Knight@ed.ac.uk or R.G.Will@ed.ac.uk
For further particulars and an application pack visit our website www.jobs.ed.ac.uk or telephone the recruitment line on 0131 650 2511. Ref: 3016232BMJ. Closing date: 4 October 2012.
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