Professorial position in infection, inflammation or cancer epigenetics
Applications are invited for a Senior Group Leader in cancer research with expertise in infection, inflammation or epigenetics at the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Oxford.
The successful candidate will have a significant international reputation with a proven track record of scientific breakthroughs in their field and will have amassed a considerable research publication output.
This professorial level position benefits from extensive resources and the following Ludwig core support will be offered to successful applicants: Competitive salary, funding for up to 7 posts, consumables budget, access to branch budgets for costs including but not limited to: model organisms, mass spectrometry, sequencing and large equipment.
Ludwig Cancer Research engages leading scientists and clinicians to investigate the challenges of cancer from the risk of disease though to treatment. Ludwig research groups have strong overlapping interests yet maintain diversity, enabling the effective sharing of ideas and technologies.
The Ludwig Oxford Branch is based at the Old Road Campus, the largest campus of the University of Oxford’s Medical Sciences Division. The campus houses more than 2000 scientists exploiting the unique collaboration opportunities offered by the biomedical research institutes on campus and the adjacent hospitals. The Medical Sciences Division is a world leader for medical research, teaching and knowledge transfer with unrivalled resources and opportunity for translational research.
Applicants for this position will need to provide a CV, supporting statement and future research proposal with their application by midday on 12th April 2019. For further details of this post and to submit an application please visit the University of Oxford’s online recruitment system