University College London (UCL)

Professor / Associate Professor of 3D Models in Health and Disease

University College London (UCL)

London, United Kingdom

Division of Surgery and Interventional Science

Department of Targeted Intervention


Professor / Associate Professor of 3D Models in Health and Disease

Full Time

The appointment will be on UCL Grade . The salary range will be Grade 9 £57,279 – £62,283 per annum OR Professorial – Competitive Salary, inclusive of London Allowance.

We are seeking to appoint a Professor or Associate Professor of 3D Models in Health and Disease, who will help develop strategic research in this area. The professor will be attached to the Research Department of Targeted Intervention, at the Bloomsbury campus.

This is a new appointment for an academic with an international reputation, significant high impact publications, and a track record of successful funded research in regenerative medicine and specifically in laboratory models of tissues for testing and functional implantation, reducing the use of animal experimentation.

The appointment will be key to the cross-disciplinary campus-wide initiative in regenerative medicine, also aligned with research initiatives of the Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust, UCLH and Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, our partner trusts. The postholder will be part of the new center in 3D models of health and disease and help develop strategic research in regenerative medicine within the Division and beyond. 

The postholder is expected to strengthen the existing regenerative medicine network across disciplines. The professor will contribute to the research culture and profile of the Campus Department and Division.

The postholder must possess a Higher academic degree e.g. PhD, or evidence of an equivalent level of attainment in research publications, an internationally excellent record of scholarly publication that will make a positive contribution to the REF 2021 submission and an awareness of Higher Education issues and possible implications for the department. Track record of high quality original research and extensive publications in high quality peer-reviewed scientific journals and conferences, an active research profile at international level with a continuing track record of external research grant funding and the ability to communicate with colleagues within and outside the Department of Targeted Intervention and 3D models of health and disease: this includes general liaison and also postgraduate teaching are all essential.

In order for the appointment to be made as a Professor, the postholder must have an international reputation in the field of regenerative medicine, cell-biomaterial interactions, decellularisation and/or generation of tissues for testing and functional implantation evidenced by a track record of high impact scholarly publications that have made a positive contribution to the international Regenerative Medicine field

For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to and search on Reference Number 1848828.

For informal enquiries about the post please contact Professor Vivek Mudera on or Mrs Natalie Berry on

If you have any queries on the application process, please contact Faith Hanstater on quoting job reference: 1848828

Closing Date: 6 Feb 2020.

Latest time for the submission of applications: 11:59.

Interview Date: TBC.

We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.To apply click here

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