University of Southern Denmark (SDU)

READVERTISEMENT Clinical Professor in Clinical Biochemistry (combined position)

University of Southern Denmark (SDU)

Odense M, Denmark

IRS-Center Lillebaelt, Department of Regional Health Research, invites applications for a position as clinical professor in clinical biochemistry (50%) and as consultant in clinical biochemistry (50%) at the Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology, Lillebaelt Hospital. The posts are considered as one entity. The clinical professorship is limited to a five-year period with possibility of extension.

Department of Regional Health Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, SDU, is a virtual organization consisting of a clinical department with collaborative researchers positioned at all the regional hospitals in the Region of Southern Denmark and in the Region of Zealand. Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology focuses on the development and the validation of new biomarkers contributing to translational and clinical research. At Lillebaelt Hospital, the patient perspective is given a high priority. Hence, an applicant with research interest in how clinical biochemistry can contribute to this field, will be preferred.

Clinical professor and Head of Research
The potential candidate will be expected to develop a research profile in cooperation with other specialists in the department. Additionally, the applicant will be expected to cooperate with professors and associate professors from other departments. Especially in relation to translational and clinical research, the applicant will be expected to master a high level of scientific cooperation, nationally as well as internationally. The applicant will be expected to assume the position as head of research with reference to the Head of Department. The applicant will be expected to represent the field in public, and by agreement to undertake ad hoc tasks for public authorities. This may include clarification reports or health services research ordered and paid by for example the Danish Health Authority or the Region of Southern Denmark.

Further information concerning the position as clinical professor can be obtained from Rikke Leth-Larsen, Head of the Department of Regional Health Research ( 45 3082 7801) or Kim Houlind, Center Director, Center of Research Lillebaelt Hospital, Department of Regional Health Research ( 2499 4525).

Information concerning the position as consultant can be attained from Mads Koch Hansen, Medical Director, Lillebaelt Hospital ( / +45 4035 8201).

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Application deadline: December 1, 2019

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