University Lecturer (Honorary Consultant)

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
05 Jun 2018
01 Jul 2018
Career Level
Consultant, Lecturer
Full Time

Department of Pathology

Applications are invited for a University Lectureship in Histopathology (Clinical) in the Department of Pathology at the University of Cambridge, to take up the appointment from 1st September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The purpose of the role is to strengthen the Department's teaching and training of clinical and undergraduate students, as well as its basic and applied research, and to support and maintain the University's national and international reputation for excellence in teaching and research.

Applicants must be educated to degree level, normally with a PhD in relevant specialist subject area. Applicants for appointment are expected to demonstrate a commitment to teaching at both clinical and undergraduate levels, as well as excellence in research. The successful candidate will have a strong publication record in research in molecular pathology.

As a University Teaching Officer, the appointee will be expected to conduct lecturing and small group teaching to clinical students and undergraduates and to contribute to directing studies for programmes within their subject area.

The successful candidate will also be expected to pursue academic research at an international level of sufficient quality to be returnable in the Research Excellence Framework, including developing a research group and attaining research funding.

The post is available from 1st September 2018 and is remunerated on the Clinical Academic Scale at Consultant level.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please click the apply button. This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter, your curriculum vitae (CV), a list of publications, and a one page statement of academic interests and future plans, as well as the names and addresses of three referees in the 'Upload' section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Short-listed candidates will be invited to visit the Department, to give a seminar on their work and meet prospective colleagues, prior to a meeting of the Appointments Committee. It is intended to arrange these visits for mid July 2018.

For informal enquiries please contact the Head of Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Professor Nicholas Coleman by email at

General queries should be directed to or 01223 333940.

Please quote reference PK15610 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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