Clinical Researcher

Experimental Medicine Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Respiratory Medicine Unit, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford

Applications to be received by 12pm on Monday 9th of March 2020

Grade E64: £33,221 - £53,244 p.a.

We are seeking a Clinical Researcher to join the Respiratory Medicine Unit led by Professor Ian Pavord. You will be based in the John Radcliffe Hospital in the Respiratory Medicine Unit working alongside other members of the clinical and research team. You will also work with the clinical teams at the adjacent Churchill Hospital at the Oxford Centre for Respiratory Medicine, and will also be responsible for reviewing clinical trial protocols from sponsors and collaborators and supporting the Respiratory Medicine research and training program.

You will be expected to work flexibly and respond positively to changing needs. You will contribute to, and take a leadership role in one of the following main research areas: persistent haemophilus influenzae infection, innate immunity and the effect of inhaled corticosteroids; biomarker directed acute and long-term management of patients with airway disease; assessment of lung inhomogeneity as a biomarker in airways disease; the mechanism of acquired corticosteroid resistance in human airway epithelial cells.

You will hold specialist interest in respiratory medicine with clinical experience preferably in a severe asthma clinic. You must hold GMC registration and MRCP (UK) or equivalent. You will be highly motivated and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

This post is full-time and is fixed-term until 31 March 2022 with the possibility of extension.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 9 March 2020 will be considered.

Contact: HR Officer