Clinical Senior Lecturer/Reader in Neuropathology

Location
Hammersmith and Fulham, London (Greater)
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
29 Jun 2017
Ref
HM2017070
Career Level
Senior lecturer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Hammersmith and Charing Cross Campus

We are looking to appoint a Clinical Senior Lecturer/Reader in Neuropathology to join the Centre for Neuroinflammation and Neurodegeneration (CNN), where they will undertake a programme of research in Neuropathology as well as becoming one of the directors of the UK MS and PD Tissue Bank, and contribute to the clinical neuropathology service at Imperial College Healthcare Trust. 

The CNN researches neurodegeneration and neuroinflammation, neuropathological studies, neuroimaging methods, and therapeutic monitoring, as well as clinical translation and trial development for novel therapies.

We are interested in hearing from academics with a track record of high quality publications in Neurodegenerative mechanisms contributing to Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease. However we will be pleased to consider those with other interests that impact on Neuropathology.   

The level of appointment and supporting package will be determined according to experience and research profile using the following guidelines:  

As Clinical Senior Lecturer you will have extensive professional experience and be able to demonstrate a reputation in the area of Neuropathology based on your research. You will be expected to show independence through original research work, and demonstrate your aptitude for teaching. 

For appointment as Clinical Reader you will have developed an international reputation based on a track record of research in Neuropathology, and consistently demonstrate the ability to attract research income. You will be an experienced teacher with the potential to develop and deliver educational programmes. 
 
For either level you will have full GMC registration with a licence to practise (or be eligible for registration within six months of interview), have completed your CCT and hold membership of the Royal College of Pathologists. You will have extensive experience of the diagnostic neuropathological service of neoplastic, inflammatory, neurodegenerative and vascular disease, including intraoperative assessment, as well as skill in carrying out muscle and peripheral nerve biopsies.

Imperial College provides an outstanding environment for basic, clinical and translational research, and supports academics through tailored training programmes, with mentoring and comprehensive administrative support. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with the ability to develop their original ideas, lead a research group and work to be among the best in the field. 

Imperial College s happy to discuss the possibility of part-time working subject to operational requirements. 

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Richard Reynolds r.reynolds@imperial.ac.uk 

Our preferred method of application is online via our website by clicking the apply button. Please complete and upload an application form as directed quoting reference number HM2017070.

If you are unable to apply online, please email f.whyte@imperial.ac.uk to request an application form.

Closing Date: Thursday 29th June 2017 (Midnight BST)

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