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  • Advert number: 357938-0
  • Posted Date: 15/05/14
  • Closing Date: 05/06/14

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE

Clinical Investigator Scientist

MRC Cancer Unit • Salary: £31,301-£54,199

The MRC Cancer Unit is seeking to recruit a Clinical Investigator Scientist to join the laboratory of Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald at the Hutchison/MRC Research Centre in Cambridge.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with outstanding potential for a continuing career in academic medicine. Working within an established translational research programme headed by Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald, the successful candidate will undertake research within an overall programme on “Oesophageal Carcinogenesis” with a goal to better understand the molecular pathogenesis of the disease and hence to improve patient management. For more information please visit: http://www.mrc-ccu.cam.ac.uk/our_research/Rebecca_Fitzgerald/index.html

Applicants should be medically qualified, have full GMC registration and previous research experience, including peer reviewed publications and evidence of their suitability for a successful career in academic medicine. Significant experience in performing advanced upper GI endoscopy, including advanced endoscopic imaging techniques, or in molecular pathology research would be advantageous.

The position is available from 1 October 2014 until 31 December 2017 with the possibility of extension.

This appointment requires an Honorary Clinical Contract and a security check.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk​/job/3873. This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the ‘Apply online’ button and register an account with the University’s Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please quote reference SK03308 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

Closing date: 5 June 2014.
Interview date: w/c 9 June and w/c 16 June 2014.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

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

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