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  • Advert number: 322015-0
  • Posted Date: 24/01/13
  • Closing Date: 19/02/13

NEWCASLTE UNIVERSITY

Clinical Senior Lecturer/Honorary Consultants (2 posts)

£74,504 - £100,446

We are looking for two highly motivated, ambitious individuals to join the early phase clinical trials team contributing to and supporting the Phase I clinical trials practice in addition to enhancing the scope and volume of the translational research currently conducted in the Northern Institute for Cancer Research (NICR) and the Northern Centre for Cancer Care. Our aim is to bring new cancer treatments into the clinic, working in partnership with the Drug Discovery and Imaging team in the NICR as well as external sponsors.

You will possess a CCT in Medical Oncology and a higher research degree in a relevant area (MD/PhD). You will have experience of early phase clinical trials methodology (or able to demonstrate a strong commitment to acquiring the skills), as well as experience in preclinical biomarker development and validation.

You will have a wide knowledge of treatment and aetiology of cancers along with the ability to treat patients with complex systemic anticancer therapies and manage toxicity. Evidence of management experience, good research publications and research funding is essential.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Prof Ruth Plummer, by email: Ruth.Plummer@newcastle.ac.uk

Please apply on line at http://www.ncl.ac.uk/vacancies/

Closing date: 19 February 2013.

Job reference: A1414A (NICR).

Committed to Equal Opportunities

www.ncl.ac.uk/vacancies