Clinical Research Fellow

London (Central), London (Greater)
£44,112 - £48,082 per annum
11 Aug 2020
23 Aug 2020
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Centre for Human and Applied Physiological Sciences, School of Basic and Medical Biosciences

The salary will be paid at Clinical Research Fellow Grade Point, £44,112 - £48,082 per annum, inclusive of £2,162 per annum London Allowance
Full-time, fixed-term contract from 1st April 2021 until 31st March 2024

This is a Clinical Research Fellow position to be appointed from 1st April 2021 on an exciting 3-year project investigating the physiology of healthy human ageing. The post is located within the Centre for Human and Applied Physiological Sciences, within the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine at King’s College London.

For this project an in-depth physiological phenotyping of both sedentary and highly active younger and older individuals will be undertaken.  The post-holder will be a medical doctor (GMC registered) and be expected to undertake a broad range of physiological testing procedures including cardio-pulmonary exercise testing. He / she will also be responsible for the taking of tissue samples (muscle, skin, fat) and have the opportunity to learn cellular and molecular laboratory techniques. All training will be provided.  The successful candidate may have a background in a variety of specialties (e.g. respiratory, cardiovascular, care of the elderly, sports medicine) The appointee will be an enthusiastic young clinical researcher and will be expected to register for a PhD (fees included).  He / she will join a team of researchers working on the project under the supervision of Prof Stephen Harridge. The work will be conducted on the Guy’s Campus of King’s College London.

This advertisement does not meet the requirements for a Certificate of Sponsorship under Home Office regulations and therefore the university will not be able to offer sponsorship for this role.

The selection process will include a panel interview, a presentation.

For an informal discussion please contact Professor Stephen Harridge,

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Closing date: 23rd August 2020.