Professor / Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon, Nancy Boland Chair

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
Appointed on the appropriate salary scale
31 Aug 2023
End of advertisement period
29 Sep 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a permanent post of a UCD Nancy Boland Chair in Musculoskeletal Oncology/ Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon within UCD School of Medicine and St Vincent's University Hospital & Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital.

The University and the Hospitals wish to expand academic leadership in Orthopaedic Oncology by attracting an outstanding clinician scientist with an internationally competitive profile in research, training and education. The appointee will join Ireland's largest university at the country's leading academic teaching hospital. All parties are committed to building collaborative programmes involving the community of academic and clinical staff to further develop Ireland as an internationally recognised clinical centre of excellence in Orthopaedic Oncology that enhances the quality of care for Irish patients. The UCD Nancy Boland Professor in Musculoskeletal Oncology will be based at St Vincent's University Hospital and at the National Orthopaedic Hospital, Cappagh, where they will be an academic leader working with colleagues to oversee the design, delivery, assessment and quality of modules and programmes for undergraduate and graduate students. They will be an experienced clinical leader who will contribute to the development of a state-of-the-art Orthopaedic Oncology clinical services at the two hospitals and across the island.

Successful candidate will be appointed on the appropriate Salary scale at the first point in scale or in line with current Government pay policy and commensurate with experience.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 29th of September 2023.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

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Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: