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Clinical Research Fellow - QMUL25332

Department: Institute of Dentistry
Salary: £34,563 - £50,025 per annum (pro-rata)
Reference: QMUL25332
Location: Whitechapel
Date posted: 02-Aug-2021
Closing date: 23-Aug-2021

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About the Role

Applications are invited for a Clinical Research Fellow to support the development of a major new Centre within the Institute of Dentistry. The post holder will work as part of a multidisciplinary team of clinicians, scientists, nurses and support staff within a newly established Centre for Oral Clinical Research, providing clinical research support for studies relating to periodontology, Implant dentistry, Peri-implantitis and Tissue regeneration. The post holder will be reporting to the Professor of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry.

Applicants must have full registration with the General Dental Council and will have demonstrable clinical research experience in a relevant field.

About You

The principal duty of the post will be to undertake clinical research as funded by the specific allocated grants, facilitating/developing the research programs as outlined and support the research priorities of the Centre for Oral Clinical Research as delegated by the Centre Lead/Professor of Periodontology & Implant Dentistry. Special emphasis will be placed on projects in relation to periodontology and related subjects.

To proactively support and contribute to the efficient recruitment of patients for clinical trials through the NHS service or healthy volunteers according to the study needs.

We particularly welcome applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or other ethnicity categories as this group underrepresented at this level at Queen Mary.

About the School/Department/Institute/Project

The Centre for Oral Clinical Research (COCR) at the Institute of Dentistry, Barts & The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen’s Mary University of London (QMUL) is a dedicated clinical research centre and facility located at Whitechapel in London. COCR benefits from direct access to NHS patients attending the Barts and The London Dental Hospital as well as from volunteers who wish to participate in clinical studies.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Whitechapel Campus in London. It is part time post (14 hours per week) and is a fixed appointment for 12 months, with an expected start date of September 2021. The starting salary will be Clinical Dentist, in the range of £34,563 - £50,025 per annum (pro-rata), inclusive of London Allowance.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.


Informal enquiries should be addressed to Professor Donos at

To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below.

The closing date for applications is 23 August 2021

Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality

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