||Clinical Research Fellow
Centre for Population Health Sciences
£33,131 - £49,091pa – fixed term for 12 months
The Acute Care Research Group within the Usher Institute at The University of Edinburgh is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Clinical Research Fellow to support delivery of a challenging and wide-ranging research portfolio involving Intensive Care Unit patients. You will be based in the academic department of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine at the Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, and the Usher Institute, Edinburgh Bioquarter. You will work closely with the Principle Investigators leading research in the Edinburgh Acute Care and Critical Care Research Group, led by Professor Tim Walsh. This world class research group has a large portfolio of clinical and translational research relating to the diagnosis, treatment, and long-term outcomes from critical illness.
Successful applicants will have a medical degree and an interest in pursuing a career in anaesthesia, critical care, or related specialties. Successful completion of part one FRCA (or equivalent) is desirable. You will require to work directly with patients, so registration with the GMC is required. Ideally, you should have some previous ICU experience and be equivalent of ST2/3 clinical trainee or more senior.
The post is full-time (40 hours per week), fixed-term and is available for 1 year, in the first instance, from August 2018.
Please include your CV and a supporting statement with details of how you meet the knowledge, skills and experience required for this post.
Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Tim Walsh (firstname.lastname@example.org) either directly or through Dawn Campbell (PA to Prof Walsh): email@example.com; Tel: 0131 242 6395
Closing Date: 14th June 2018
For further particulars and to submit an application, visit the University of Edinburgh’s website via the apply button below.