Chair in Obstetrics/Honorary Consultant

Leicester, Leicestershire
23 Aug 2017
25 Sep 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: Clinical Consultant
Permanent contract

About the role: The University of Leicester is seeking a high calibre Clinician Scientist with a research profile of international standing to carry out, disseminate and obtain funding for high quality research in the field of obstetrics, collaborating with and supervising others in producing innovative research with a major influence on the discipline, in line with and making a significant contribution to the College's research and teaching strategies.

About you: This is a leadership role in line with the Department and College’s learning and teaching and research strategies. You will be a contributor to the University’s REF return, or equivalent; be a significant research income generator, and supervise a team of clinical and non-clinical postgraduate and undergraduate researchers.

In addition you will be required to undertake consultant duties to support the obstetrics service within University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, contributing to direct clinical service delivery within the Women’s Hospital service depending on your skills, knowledge and expertise. Finally you will play a prominent role in shaping and developing the future of these services.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Professor Philip Baker on

Closing date:  25 September 2017.

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