Paediatric Clinical Research Fellow
Department of Paediatrics, Oxford Vaccine Group, CCVTM, Churchill Hospital,
This is an exciting opportunity for a paediatric trainee (with MRCPCH or
equivalent experience) to work as a research fellow and take part in range of
ongoing paediatric research activity across Africa and Asia. This post
provides experience in international clinical research and trial
implementation in a multi-disciplinary academic environment, with training and
support from the team in Oxford led by Professor Andrew Pollard, Department of
Paediatrics, Oxford University.
Working with local clinicians and research fellows and a multi-disciplinary
team in Oxford, you will be involved in development of study protocols and
essential documents needed in the preparation and submission of ethics and
grant applications and study delivery. You will provide clinical support and
oversight for the Pediatric research team based in Nepal, Uganda and other
sites, contribute to publications and would have the potential to develop a
programme of work towards a higher degree.
The post will involve significant international travel of more than five
months per year, mainly in Asia and specifically Nepal.
This post is full time and fixed term for one year.
You will be required to upload a CV and Supporting Statement as part of your
online application. The Supporting Statement should include a cover letter and
should also clearly describe how you meet each of the selection criteria
listed in the job description. Click here for information and advice on
writing an effective Supporting Statement.
To discuss this post in more detail please contact Andrew Pollard, Professor
of Paediatric Infection and Immunity , using the contact details below.
Only online applications received before 12.00 midday on Friday 30 September
will be considered. We are expecting to hold the interviews the week of 24
Contact Person : Andrew Pollard Vacancy ID : 160073
Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 30-Sep-2022 12:00
Pay Scale : CLINICAL RESEARCHER 2 (E64) Contact Email :
Salary (£) : £32,254 - £56,502 per annum