Senior Clinical Research Fellow in Cellular Pathology

Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford

Oxford, South East England, United Kingdom

Salary: Grade E82: £77,913 - £105,042 p.a.

We are seeking a Senior Clinical Research Fellow in Cellular Pathology (Uropathology/Digital Pathology). You will be based at the Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.

The primary objective of the post is to support the Innovate UK project on digital pathology which is being run in collaboration with a number of other UK sites and with Philips as an industry sponsor. You will be required to carry out some diagnostic pathology for the NHS, focussed in the first instance on urology for which you will hold an honorary contract with Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (OUHFT). You will be responsible to Professor Clare Verrill and become part of the Verrill Pathology Group.

This post would suit an enthusiastic, dynamic cellular pathologist with a specialist interest in digital pathology, image analysis and uropathology.

The successful candidate will hold FRCPath or equivalent and hold a full and specialist registration (and a licence) to practise with the General Medical Council, or to be eligible for registration within 6 months of interview. If the applicant is UK trained they must hold a certificate of completion of training (CCT), or be within 6 months of award of a CCT by the date of the interview. You will also have a track record in uropathology and digital pathology/image analysis or the motivation to develop a specialist career in these fields together with experience of bio banking fresh tissue for research.

This full-time position is funded by Innovate UK and is fixed-term until 30 November 2021. The post start date is dependent on the applicant achieving their CCT.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and as part of the application process you are required to upload your CV and a covering letter. Please quote reference NDSA715 on all correspondence.

Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Monday 7 January 2019 can be considered. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 22 January 2019.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: University of Oxford-itox_ac-138036