For full details of the vacancies and to apply please visit the University of Sussex or University of Brighton websites.
Full time, Fixed term post for 4 years
Salary: starting at £31,838 and rising to £56,312 per annum on the clinical academic pay scales.
Closing date for applications: 14 March 2014
Interviews likely to be held on: 25 March 2014
For full information on this post and to apply, please visit http://www.sussex.ac.uk/aboutus/jobs/485
Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) is pleased to offer a Clinical Lectureship in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology. This National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Lectureship will provide opportunities for advanced research experience and facilitate applications for further research funding for an academically orientated specialist trainee working towards completion of specialty training in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology.
Applications are invited from individuals in training who can demonstrate potential for development as a clinical academic. Applicants should be specialist trainees who have already completed a higher research degree (PhD/MD or equivalent) and a period of specialist clinical training. Applications who will have submitted their MD/PhD thesis at the time of interview will also be considered. The post holder will spend 50% of their time undertaking research and teaching at BSMS and 50% in clinical training in the Brighton, Sussex and Surrey Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Training Programme (Kent, Surrey & Sussex Deanery). Research activities will be based at either the BSMS Medical Research Building or the newly established Clinical Investigation and Research Unit. The successful candidate will also have opportunities to contribute to the undergraduate teaching programme in ID/Microbiology. Further particulars of the wide-ranging research and teaching opportunities at BSMS are available on the Medical School website.
The post is for 4 years, subject to satisfactory annual review.
For further information about the post, please contact Professor Melanie Newport, Chair in Global Health (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org ; Telephone 01273-877882) or Dr Martin Llewelyn Reader in Infectious Diseases and Therapeutics (Email: email@example.com ; Telephone 01273-876671) or Professor Kevin Davies, Head of Division of Clinical Medicine (firstname.lastname@example.org; Telephone 01273 877890).
Full time, Permanent
Division of Clinical & Laboratory Investigation
Salary: starting at £30,728 and rising to £36,661 per annum.
Closing date for applications: 01 April 2014
For full information on this post and to apply, please visit http://www.sussex.ac.uk/aboutus/jobs/487
Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer in Physiology at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS). The postholder will work with an existing Senior Lecturer in Physiology and other appropriate members of BSMS Faculty, clinical colleagues and academics at the Universities of Brighton and Sussex to teach multi-system physiology using an integrated systems-based approach to undergraduate medical students. There may also be opportunities to contribute to development and delivery of new under- and post-graduate courses developed at BSMS. The postholder should have a sub-specialty area of interest that ideally, but not exclusively, links with BSMS research domains (e.g neuroscience, immunology an infection, cancer biology).
From an academic perspective, this post will be based in the Division of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation at BSMS. The ongoing development of the school, now delivering the full 5-year undergraduate curriculum as well as taught postgraduate courses, requires appropriately qualified academic staff to contribute to and develop teaching and research in their discipline. In due course, he/she will be expected to raise grant income and participate actively in the research endeavours of BSMS.
Brighton & Sussex Medical School is a joint venture between the Universities of Brighton and Sussex and received its first medical students in 2003. Since then it has proved to be exceptionally popular and in recent admissions rounds has continued to achieve one of the highest application rates of any UK medical school.
Full time, Fixed term until 31 March 2015
Salary: starting at £37,756 and rising to £45,053 per annum.
Closing date for applications: 10 March 2014
Expected start date: 01 April 2014
For full information on this post and to apply, please visit http://www.sussex.ac.uk/aboutus/jobs/480
Previous applicants need not reapply
Sussex Health Outcomes Research & Education in Cancer (SHORE-C) is seeking to recruit an experienced Data Manager to be responsible for managing complex psychosocial data for clinical research studies.
The successful applicant will have experience and skills relevant to the design, implementation and maintenance of research study databases, file exchange, basic statistical analysis, Standard Operating Procedures and Quality Assurance processes. They will champion data quality standards and act as the Unit’s first point of contact for all data and IT-related queries and data issues for a variety of projects. An ability to organize data using Access and Excel is essential. Experience working in an oncology, research or relevant health setting would be a distinct advantage.
Part time (27 hours per week / 0.75 fte), fixed term for 6 months until 30 September 2014
Division: Division of Clinical Investigation
Salary: starting at £19,802 and rising to £22,297 per annum.
Closing date for applications: 17 March 2014
Interviews will be held during the week starting: 24 March 2014
For full information on this post and to apply, please visit: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/aboutus/jobs/500
Applications are invited for a half-time Research Technician to work in the laboratory of Dr Sarah Newbury of the Brighton and Sussex Medical School. The post-holder will provide logistic/technical support and assist research into the post-transcriptional control of gene regulation in Drosophila melanogaster. The successful applicant will be expected to perform molecular and cell biology experiments under the direction of senior members of the lab.
Applicants for this position should possess an advanced BTEC higher National Certificate/Diploma, or equivalent qualification such as a degree in a biological subject. Candidates should have a good working knowledge plus skills and abilities in a range of molecular and cell biology techniques. Previous experience of relevant laboratory work is required and good communication skills are essential, as is the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
The post is 0.75 time and is funded by the BBSRC. The position is available for 6 months in the first instance (according to available funding) and is based at the Medical Research Building, Falmer, University of Sussex. Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Sarah Newbury (S.Newbury@bsms.ac.uk).
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