Clinical Research Fellow in Infectious Diseases

Job Reference : BM&H-13438
Location : Wythenshawe Hospital
Closing Date : 01/03/2019
Salary : £47,132 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Infection, Immunity & Respiratory Medicine
Hours Per week : Full time
Contract Duration : From 1 August 2019 until 18 July 2020

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, enquiring doctor to join the Infectious Diseases team at Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust for a 1-year clinical research post. The multidisciplinary ID team is attached to the National Aspergillosis Centre, a world-leading centre for the management and research on fungal infections. The main purpose of the post is to deliver an already funded MRC research project entitled: ‘Point-of-care Tests in the Diagnosis of Chronic and Allergic Aspergillosis’. In addition, you will contribute to the day-to-day clinical work of the ID team including ID inpatient consultations and outpatient ID clinics such as TB, fungal infection and OPAT. You will be expected to undertake audit and teaching in addition to the research duties.

This is a full time post beginning on 01/08/2019 with an end date of 18/07/2020.

This post will be most suitable for doctors completing CMT training, although doctors post Foundation training will be considered. Salary funding is guaranteed for 1 year, and may be extended. A transition to MD or PhD can be considered.

The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Dr Chris Kosmidis

Email: chris.kosmidis@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 291 5875

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

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