Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, Old Road Campus Research Building, Headington, Oxford
Contract type: Fixed term for 12 months
Hours: Part-time (50% FTE)
About the role
We are looking for a Senior Research Associate in Prostate and Bladder Cancer to work in our Urology and Prostate Cancer Research Group. You will be based at the Old Road Campus Research Building as your normal place of work.
Reporting to the Head of Department, you will be providing day-to-day supervision to Research Assistants in the group and will be responsible for your own research project within a discrete area of a wider research programme into focal therapy and genetics of prostate cancer.
The Successful candidate will hold a relevant PhD with post-qualification senior research experience. A full medical qualification from the UK or elsewhere, and clinical research experience as well as significant experience of focal therapy in prostate cancer, particularly irreversible electroporation and other modalities is essential for this role. You will also have a strong publication record and familiarity with the existing literature and research in the field. Previous experience of managing a research budget and preparing successful research grant applications is desirable.
This part-time post is available immediately and is fixed-term for 12 months.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement, setting out how you meet the selection criteria, curriculum vitae and the names and contact details of two referees as part of your online application. Please quote reference NDSA883 on all correspondence.
Only applications received before noon Tuesday 29 November 2022 can be considered.
Interviews will be held in the afternoon of Thursday 15 December 2022.
Committed to equality and valuing diversity
Contact Person : Lisa Bjork Vacancy ID : 161790 Contact Phone : 01865 612268 Closing Date & Time : 29-Nov-2022 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 8 Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org Salary (£) : Grade 8: £43,414 - £51,805 per annum pro rata