Group Leader Recruitment Initiative

Group Leader Recruitment Initiative

CRUK Barts Centre, Barts and The London

London, Greater London, United Kingdom

We are now interested in recruiting enthusiastic and dynamic individuals to be part of our Centre in the following roles:

  • Professorial Appointments
  • Senior Lecturer and Readerships
  • Early Career Researchers and Lecturers

The CRUK Barts Centre is significantly expanding and recruiting new faculty at the Charterhouse Square campus in the heart of the City of London. This Centre is generously funded by Cancer Research UK, with matching funding from the University and the Barts Charity. It is part of a nationwide network of 14 CRUK Centres, including the newly announced major CRUK City of London Centre.

This is an exciting time to join the CRUK Barts Centre. Under the Directorship of Prof Nick Lemoine, our vision is to focus on the application and translation of our research to the clinic, whilst continuing to conduct cutting edge, fundamental research to understand the mechanisms that drive tumourigenesis as well as the epidemiology, screening and prevention of cancer.

At Barts, we have over 350 research staff and 100 graduate students based in 3500m2 of open-plan laboratories, which makes it a vibrant environment for cancer research. We also have a world-leading Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre, which translates our research into patient benefit through clinical trials. We have a full spectrum of training opportunities, from placements for undergraduates, to PhD Studentships and Clinical Research Fellowships.

We are looking to recruit applicants with expertise in the following areas:

More details of our laboratory research can be found hereand of our cancer prevention research here.

Successful applicants will be supported by a suitable package including a competitive personal salary and start-up funds likely to include postdoctoral research assistants and PhD students.

Please contact us for further information at

Expressions of interest, including your CV and a brief outline of future research plans, should be sent to Dr Delphine Purves (

The deadline to contact us is 30/11/2018.

The Cancer Research UK Barts Centre is committed to increase the number of female scientists at this level and encourages female applicants to apply.


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Group Leader Recruitment Initiative