Clinical Research Fellow in Orthopaedic Hip Surgery

Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences (NDORMS), University of Oxford

Oxford, South East England, United Kingdom

Salary: Grade E64: £32,569 – £39,354 p.a.

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and dedicated Clinical Fellow in Orthopaedic Hip Surgery to join Professor Sion Glyn-Jones in the Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences based in the Botnar Research Centre, University of Oxford.

The role of Clinical Fellow in Orthopaedic Hip Surgery is dedicated to undertake clinical training and research in hip and knee arthroplasty and hip arthroscopy. You will primarily be responsible for theatre lists assisting and supervised surgical training, including outpatient work, with Professor Sion Glyn-Jones and Mr Simon Newman, but will also act as a coordinator for regular hip meetings and organise weekly planning meeting including review of upcoming cases. You will be encouraged to develop and maintain a hip database of outcomes and be responsible for submitting your work to international peer review through attending appropriate scientific meetings and submission to respected journals.

You will be qualified at Senior SHO or Specialist Registrar level with full GMC registration and will have a desire to carry out a research project on hip surgery. You will have a proven ability to work on own initiative and problem solve as well as demonstrable evidence of team working skills and good interpersonal skills, including the ability to be comfortable and confident interacting with team members, administrative staff and the broader research community. Management skills and good organisational skills with the capacity of working well under pressure are essential. Proven experience of orthopaedic research would be desirable.

This is a full-time fixed-term appointment for 1 year.

You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.

The closing date for this position is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 8 May 2019.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: University of Oxford-itox_ac-140202