NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Genomic Medicine

Leicester, Leicestershire
£31,614-£54,741 pa
26 Apr 2017
22 May 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Salary: £31,614-£54,741 pa (for those who were ST3 or above on 2 August 2016), £45,750pa (for those who were below ST3 on 3 August 2016) 
Contract: Full-time for 4 years or until relinquish NTN whichever is the earlier.

Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better and there has never been a more exciting time for you to join us. We are ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity. 

About the role: You will be a registered medical practitioner holding a licence to practice and an NTN in one of the following clinical specialities: 

  • Cardiology 
  • Clinical Genetics 
  • General Surgery 
  • Medical Oncology 
  • Ophthalmology 
  • Respiratory Medicine 
  • Public Health Medicine 

About you: Candidates must have achieved an outcome 1 at the most recent ARCP, or have been through national recruitment and be regarded as appointable at ST3 or above in your specialty and be able to provide formal evidence of this. 

You must have a strong research background in genomic medicine with research interests complimentary to those in the College and have a higher degree (MD/PhD, or equivalent), or have submitted a higher degree at the time of application with it being awarded prior to commencement. You will be required to produce high level publications and attract external funding. 

The post offers the opportunity for those with excellent potential as clinical academics to complete Specialist Training, further develop their academic skills, and compete for external grant funding. 

The Postgraduate Dean has confirmed that this post has the required educational and staffing approval. 

Informal Enquiries 
Potential candidates are strongly encouraged to contact the appropriate research lead & if possible visit the College. 

It is also suggested that applicants contact their Specialty Training Programme Director. 

Other enquiries may be made as follows:
Clinical Academic Training Programme: 

  • Prof M Bown (Professor in Vascular Surgery and Director of the Clinical Academic Training Programme), email:, Tel 0116 252 3183 
  • Dr Jonathan Barratt (Reader in Renal Medicine and Head of the East Midlands Postgraduate Academic School), email: 

For further information and to apply, please click the apply button.

Closing date: 22 May 2017


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