Academic Clinical Lecturer, Histopathology
NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Histopathology (Platform Science)
Do you want the opportunity to develop your existing academic experience in a supportive and inspirational environment where you can establish your clinical academic career?
Applications are invited for a NIHR Integrated Academic Training Clinical Lecturer post in the NIHR Research Theme Platform Science. The post is available for up to four years according to the clinical training needs of the successful candidate to obtain a CCT. You will join the vibrant Integrated Academic Training programme at Leeds which provides a supportive research environment to develop independent, novel research alongside your clinical specialist training leading to full registration within the specialty programme and CCT. You will be awarded a training contract with the Regional Postgraduate Dean in the specialist registrar/specialty trainee grade (or equivalent), an honorary contract with the appropriate NHS Trust and you must already be at a minimum level of ST3.
The successful candidate will spend 50% of the appointed period continuing or establishing a new research programme with 50% of the appointed period allocated to appropriate clinical training. There are opportunities to align to current research interests within the Leeds Institute of Medical Research at St James’s (LIMR) to ongoing programmes of research in Histopathology. You will undertake internationally regarded research and have the benefit of senior academic support in making grant applications, as well as independent mentoring on career progression. You will also share responsibility for delivering high quality undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programmes.
You will hold (or have submitted) your PhD/MD at the time you apply and will provide evidence that you have been fully awarded your degree by the time you take up the post. The post is located in Leeds Institute of Medical Research at St James’s (LIMR), University of Leeds and NHS Trust Premises including St James’s University Hospital and Leeds General Infirmary.
The successful applicant must be in post by 31 March 2020
Applications should include the following:
A Curriculum Vitae
A NIHR Supplementary Questions for Candidates form – APPENDIX 4
A Supporting Statement addressing the academic and clinical person specifications
To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:
Professor Phil Quirke, Professor of Pathology, Leeds Institute of Medical Research at St James’s, University of Leeds
Dr Aruna Chakrabarty, Clinical Speciality Training Programme Director, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Bexley Wing, St James’s University Hospital, Leeds
Location: Various NHS Trust locations across the region
Faculty/Service: Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute: Leeds Institute of Cancer & Pathology (LICAP)
Section: Pathology & Tumour Biology
Grade: Clinical Lecturer
Salary: £32,569 to £56,394 p.a.
Salary: awarded depending on trainee’s current NHS pay scale and pay protection status under transitional arrangements (£32,569 - £56,394 p.a. or £37,191 - £47,132 p.a.)
Working Time: Full time
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term (Fixed term for 4 years, or to CCT date (whichever is sooner))
Closing Date: Wednesday 02 October 2019
Downloads: Candidate Brief Appendix 1 Appendix 2 Appendix 3 Appendix 4