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  • Advert number: 339048-0
  • Posted Date: 05/09/13
  • Closing Date: 19/09/13


Chair in Clinical Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

School of Medicine

Applications are invited for this new exciting opportunity to further develop paediatric respiratory research in the Institute of Molecular and Experimental Medicine (IMEM), School of Medicine. The post is for five academic sessions to further develop clinical epidemiological research and interventional cohort studies in paediatric respiratory medicine. Current research in the Institute includes studying mechanisms of pathogenesis and long term cardiorespiratory outcomes of neonatal lung disease. Experience in cohort studies of respiratory disease in children is particularly welcome.

This is primarily an academic post but an honorary contract will be obtained from Cardiff and Vale University Health Board to enable clinical research. As with all Clinical Chairs, the post holder will be expected to work with NHS colleagues and to establish a leadership profile in the speciality.

Details of the post can be discussed with Professor Sailesh Kotecha, Head of Child Health ( or 029 20 74 3375) or Professor Colin Dayan, Director of the Institute of Molecular and Experimental Medicine ( or 029 2074 2182).

This is an open ended, part time post of 18.75 hours (50%) per week.

Salary: £72205 - £93742 per annum pro rata (Grade D6).

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Closing date: Thursday, 19 September 2013.