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Clinical Professor

Hull York Medical School / York Biomedical Research Institute
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York and Hull
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Chair current minimum 63,837
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Role Description

The York Biomedical Research Institute (YBRI) is an Interdepartmental Research Institute created by the University of York and Hull York Medical School.  Research within the Immunology, Haematology and Infection (IHI) theme ranges from fundamental studies on immunology, haematology, microbiology and parasitology through to first-in-human and other early phase clinical research. Our aim is to develop a greater understanding of the processes underlying chronic infectious and non-infectious disease, and thus to develop new approaches to prevention and treatment.

We are seeking an established internationally-recognised clinician scientist, working in a field allied to immunology and infection. You will have an established track record of publications and research grant income and be working in any area of medicine that provides new or novel synergistic opportunities within and beyond IHI. We would be particularly keen to make this first appointment in areas such as dermatology, infectious diseases, clinical immunology and molecular pathology, but those with other interests that are a good fit are also encouraged to apply

Key Requirements

  • MD/PhD in Immunology, Dermatology, Pathology or related speciality
  • Member of the General Medical Council (GMC) Specialist Register (either CCT, CESR or European Community Rights)
  • Well-established national and international reputation in research area
  • Proven ability to develop innovative research proposals and attract research funding
  • Proven ability to plan and shape the direction of an area of research and teaching activity
  • Highly innovative approach to identifying and addressing key clinical problems through research 

Professorial salary scale (current minimum £63,837) Clinical Academics may be paid on their appropriate Clinical Academic Scale (Consultant basic salary is £76,761 to £103,490)

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Paul Kaye, Tel: 01904 328840, or Professor Una Macleod, Dean of the Medical School ,

Closing date: 10 April 2019
Interview date: 17 May 2019

Why York?

The University of York is a member of the Russell Group of research-intensive UK universities. The recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) confirmed the position of the University among the leading institutions in the UK for research. The proportion of research activity of world-leading, 4* status is among the highest of any UK university, and York is rated tenth out of 155 higher education institutions for the impact of its research.

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