Professor / Consultant Medical Oncologist - Pat Smullen Chair in Pancreatic Cancer

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
Appoint 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 The Pat Smullen Chair in Pancreatic Cancer (UCD Professor of Medical Oncology) within UCD School of Medicine and St Vincent's University Hospital.

The University and the Hospital wish to expand academic leadership in Medical 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 pancreatic cancer that enhances the quality of care for Irish patients.

The UCD Pat Smullen Chair of Pancreatic Cancer will be based at St Vincent's University Hospital, where they will be an academic leader working with colleagues to oversee the design and conduct of high-impact and innovative research programmes with the aim of improving outcomes for patients with pancreatic cancer. They will also be responsible for the design, delivery and assessment of modules and programmes in cancer for undergraduate and graduate students. They will be an experienced clinical leader who will contribute to the development of a state-of-the-art Medical Oncology clinical services at the hospital 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.

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: