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Cancer Clinical Research Fellowships£30,992 - £53,663 pa
Cambridge Cancer CentreApplications are invited for Clinical Research Fellowships leading to a PhD. The Fellowships are available to medically qualified individuals who are undertaking their specialist training in any clinical discipline, and who want to obtain a PhD with a view to an academic career in any branch of cancer research. Fellowships will be held within the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute (http://www.cambridgecancer.org.uk) or elsewhere in appropriate Cambridge research groups (e.g. http://www.cancer.cam.ac.uk).
The funding for UK/EU nationals covers salary, University Composition fees, College fees and consumables for 3 years; overseas applicants are eligible to apply, but would be required to self-fund the cost difference of University Composition fees for Overseas students compared with EU students (approximately 15,000 (GBP)
per year for 3 years). Fellowships are usually expected to start in October 2013.
Short-listed applicants will be invited to interview and successful applicants will subsequently develop a detailed project with their host laboratory and present it to members of the Clinical Research Fellowship Committee. Award of the Fellowship is dependent on the successful applicant obtaining an offer of admission as a PhD student
to the University of Cambridge. Potential applicants who would like advice on the process are invited to contact Professor Tony Green (firstname.lastname@example.org). This appointment is subject to a health assessment. Whether an outcome is satisfactory will be determined by the University. The University has a responsibility
to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
Applications should be sent as a single pdf document to Dr. Katrien Van Look (email@example.com) and include a curriculum vitae and contact details (including email addresses) of two academic referees, together ith a one page outline of why the applicant wants to join this Fellowship programme. All documents should be sent electronically and supported by a hard copy which should be sent to Dr. Katrien Van Look, Cancer Research K, Cambridge Research Institute, Li Ka Shing Centre, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0RE.
Closing date: 21 November 2012.
Interviews of short-listed applicants: 28 January 2013.
The University values diversity and is committed
to equality of opportunity.