Clinical Research Fellow - gastrointestinal

United Kingdom
Apr 20, 2018
May 17, 2018
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
Are you medically qualified and ambitious with an interest in research and gastrointestinal disease?

Do you have experience of working in histopathology?

Do you want to further your career by undertaking a period of pre-doctoral research in one of the UK’s leading research intensive Universities?

In your role as Clinical Research Fellow you will support and undertake research in colorectal cancer within the gastrointestinal pathology group. Your research will focus on prognostic and predictive markers in colorectal cancer using material from clinical trials. You will lead your own studies in this area, including methods development and clinical studies and contribute to the work of the research group as a whole. During your employment you will also work towards a PhD fellowship application at the University of Leeds.This is an exciting opportunity if you are a histopathology trainee, especially if you are aiming to sub specialise in gastrointestinal histopathology or pursue an academic career. You will be medically qualified, have a training number in histopathology and full GMC registration.

To explore the post further or for any enquiries you may have, please contact:Dr Nicholas West, Clinical Academic Fellow in Molecular and Digital Pathology (University of Leeds) and Honorary Consultant in Gastrointestinal Pathology (Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, tel: +44 (0)113 343 8626 or 0113 206 7658, email:

Further Information The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Medicine gained the Silver award in 2016.We are committed to being an inclusive medical school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.




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