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  • Advert number: 359130-0
  • Posted Date: 30/05/14
  • Closing Date: 23/06/14

University College London

UCL The Hatter Cardiovascular Institute
(part of the UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science)

Cardiology - Clinical Research Associate x3

The appointments will be full time on UCL Grade CL7. The salary range will be £34,163 - £35,714 per annum depending on skills and experience, inclusive of London Allowance.

A clinical basic research programme has been developed at the Hatter Cardiovascular Institute, University College London. The programme is designed for clinically qualified individuals who wish to undertake a period of basic and/or clinical cardiovascular research prior to continuation of clinical training. This programme is from October 2014. The main research interests of the Hatter Cardiovascular Institute relate to myocardial protection, myocardial ischaemia and reperfusion injury and myocardial adaptation to ischaemia in both the basic and clinical arena.

There are 3 cardiology positions funded for 2 or 3 years. Successful candidates who enrol for an MD (Res) will be funded for 2 years, and those doing a PhD will be funded for 3 years.

Applicants should hold MBBS (or equivalent) and Membership of the Royal College of Physicians or Surgeons. Basic laboratory skills are also essential as is a commitment to high quality research.

The programme includes a 1:6 on call rotation with The Wellington Hospital.

For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to and search on Reference Number 1415782.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy please contact Jennifer Edwards (

For any queries about the application process, please contact Elaine McDonald ( Tel: 020 3108 2221).

Closing date: 23rd June 2014
Latest time for the submission of applications: 5pm.

Any offer of employment will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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