Clinical Professor in Medical Oncology

Belfast, Northern Ireland
£76,761 - £103,491 per annum
12 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 12/12/2018
Salary £76,761 - £103,491 per annum
Job category/type  Academic

Job description

The Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology (CCRCB) works with partners around the world developing cancer treatments and pioneering advances in patient care.  Our integrated clinical, translational and basic scientific research programmes address clinically unmet needs.  Our principal objective is to promote evidence-based, innovative research including clinical trials which will underpin improved patient outcomes in high incidence solid tumours of genito-urinary, gastro-intestinal, breast, lung and ovarian origin, and in specific blood cancers.  Our unifying research theme is to develop translational outputs, in the form of biomarkers and/or novel therapeutic strategies that enable CCRCB to be at the forefront of personalised cancer medicine in these prevalent diseases.  

The principal aims of the Professorship are to provide leadership within the clinical academic base of Medicine within CCRCB at QUB and the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust (BHSCT).   

The successful candidate will provide leadership in the development and delivery of an innovative research programme in the appropriate field of medical oncology in line with the research strategy of CCRCB and the School, teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level, contribute to the School's administration and outreach activity and deliver and enhance clinical service in medical oncology.   

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