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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (equivalent to Assistant Professor outside the UK) - QMUL10910

Department: Centre for Stem Cells in Cancer & Ageing, Barts Cancer Institute
Salary: Dependent on experience (Grade 5)
Reference: QMUL10910
Date posted: 27-Mar-2017
Closing date: 26-Apr-2017

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Barts Cancer Institute

Centre for Stem Cells in Cancer and Ageing

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer

(This role is equivalent to Assistant Professor outside the UK)

Applications are sought for a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer position within the vibrant and interdisciplinary Centre for Stem Cells in Cancer & Ageing to undertake high-level research into the field of stem cells and cancer, and to develop a programme aligned to the strategic objectives of the Centre.

Research in the Centre focuses on signalling, metabolism and immunology in the context of cancer stem cells and their tumour microenvironment. Candidates with complimentary interest in studying cancer stem cells, in particular pancreatic cancer, are encourage to apply. Individuals must be committed to working in a highly collaborative, interdisciplinary environment. The research will be based in the Centre for Stem Cells in Cancer and Ageing, Barts Cancer Institute, within the Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London.

Required qualifications include a Ph.D. and/or M.D. (or equivalent), substantial training as a Postdoc (or equivalent) and a strong publication record.

The post is full time for 3 years in the first instance starting as soon as possible. Salary will depend on experience (Lecturer £40,182 - grade 5, sp 35 or Senior Lecturer £52,878 - grade 7, sp45) per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and an interest free season ticket loan.

The Barts Cancer Institute requires that applicants invited for interview will need to provide all certificates to confirm their qualifications (specified in the Job Description).

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave ot remain under the Poitns Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries about this post, including arrangements to visit the Institute/Centre, can be made to Prof. Christopher Heeschen

Application enquiries can be directed to

Tel: 020 7882 8201 or email

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The closing date is 26 April 2017 and interviews are likely to be held shortly thereafter.

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