Location: UK Other
Salary: £32,569 to £43,247 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
Closing Date: Monday 24 June 2019
An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Clinical Research Fellow in Neonatology within the Division of Child Health, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Medicine, University of Nottingham based at the Queen’s Medical Centre. You will join an established team, led by Dr Don Sharkey (Clinical Associate Professor of Neonatal Medicine), whose main areas of research interest include newborn resuscitation and healthcare technologies in this setting. You will lead on the clinical studies developing a new medical device specifically for newborn resuscitation and stabilisation. You will work with the University team and industrial partner to develop the device into an advanced vital sign monitor specifically for newborn resuscitation.
We are seeking a medically qualified individual with paediatric and neonatal clinical training. You will be able to demonstrate excellent communications skills including the ability to communicate complex information to a wide audience. Candidates should have the capacity to build relationships and collaborate with others internally and externally as the project are joint ventures with other groups (University of Nottingham Engineering and industrial partner). Experience of designing, conducting and analysing clinical research is desirable for this post. You will be expected to register for and undertake an MPhil and will be supported to apply for an external fellowship/funding with a view to completing a DM or PhD. You will have the opportunity to use your initiative and creativity to identify areas for research, develop research methods and extend the research portfolio of the team.
This is a fixed-term post until 31 July 2020. Hours of work are full-time (38.5 hours per week), however applications are also welcome from candidates wishing to work part-time (minimum 30.8 hours per week). Please specify in your application if you wish to work part-time and the number of preferred hours.
Informal enquiries can be directed to Dr Don Sharkey, Associate Professor of Neonatal Medicine, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org (please note applications sent directly to this e-mail address will not be considered).
It is a condition of this post that satisfactory enhanced disclosure is obtained from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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|Title||Clinical Research Fellow in Neonatology (Fixed-term)|
|Employer||University of Nottingham|
|Job location||University Park, NG7 2RD Nottingham|
|Published||May 22, 2019|
|Application deadline||June 24, 2019|
|Job types||Researcher  |
|Fields||Gynecology & Obstetrics,   Clinical Sciences,   Pediatrics  |