Clinical Research Fellow – Transmission-Stage Malaria Programme
Applications are invited for a highly motivated Clinical Research Fellow to support the clinical trial programme in Professor Sumi Biswas' transmission-blocking vaccine group at the Jenner Institute.
As a Clinical Research Fellow you will play an active role in the design and execution of malaria vaccine clinical trials at the University of Oxford. You will provide clinical input for the group's trials, working closely with the clinical team. You will be responsible for developing study protocols, regulatory applications and managing the trial data and analysis whilst leading the recruitment, clinical screening and vaccination of volunteers. You will present results verbally or as written reports for both internal meetings and those with external collaborators and will maintain complete, accurate, organised study files.
You will be GMC registered and must be currently qualified and licensed to practise medicine in the UK. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, allowing you to confidently interact with a wide range of audiences including volunteers, laboratory and administrative staff, monitors and the broader research community. Substantial relevant experience in clinical medicine and excellent verbal and written communication skills are required for this role. Previous experience of working with clinical studies and a knowledge of immunology are desirable.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application. Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.
This post is offered full-time for 22 months funded by the European Commission.
Only applications received before 12 noon on 1 October 2020 will be considered. Please click the apply button to apply and quote the reference on all correspondence.
Also attached is a job description which you can download which will give you further information and details regarding this post.