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The University of Oxford is seeking to appoint a new Nuffield Professor of Clinical Medicine, from as early a date as can be arranged.

The appointee will join the Nuffield Department of Medicine (NDM), a large multi-disciplinary department with research interests that span the translational spectrum, from basic biological research through to clinical application. The department is an internationally-renowned centre of excellence for medical sciences, ranging from structural biology and genetics research, to molecular medicine, target discovery and in experimental medicine, including infection, tropical diseases, respiratory medicine and gastroenterology. They will also hold a Fellowship at Magdalen College, a College which offers a distinctive, friendly and supportive atmosphere.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding international senior investigator with a proven record of success in a field of clinical medicine relevant to NDM’s activity, and proven experience in a senior academic leadership position. Applicants with a translational research programme with real prospects of impacting on patient care are particularly encouraged. They will ensure the further development of research into clinical medicine in Oxford, so that the University continues to be at the forefront of research, and will contribute to sustain the environment of academic excellence within the Department.

This is a clinical post and the professor must be medically qualified and will hold an honorary consultant contract with Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.


How to Apply:

Initial contact should be made with Witt / Kieffer Ccentric, the executive search firm exclusively engaged to assist with this appointment. Enquiries or applications can be made, in confidence, to Natalie Derry on +44 7408 851 596 or natalied@wittkiefferccentric.com.

The closing date for applications is 6 October 2017.