The Nuffield Department of Population Health (NDPH) contains world-renowned population health research groups and provides an excellent environment for multi-disciplinary research and teaching. The National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit is an internationally recognised, multi-disciplinary research unit based within the NDPH at the University of Oxford, Old Road Campus in Headington, Oxford. The unit undertakes research about pregnancy, childbirth and newborn babies.
We are looking for a Clinical Trialist and Director for the NPEU Clinical Trials Unit to initiate and lead the work of the core trials team to develop, organise and oversee the Unit's programme of randomised controlled trials, taking primary responsibility for strategic and operational decisions in the CTU, including managing the substantial CTU budget and staff in collaboration with the CTU Senior Trials Manager. Your responsibilities will also include taking primary responsibility for overseeing the statistical aspects of the design, protocol development and analysis of new randomised controlled trials, leading new avenues of methodological research related to randomised controlled trials, publishing and presenting trial findings in high impact journals and at international conferences, and contributing to the strategic and operational leadership of the NPEU.
To be considered for this role you will hold a postgraduate qualification in a relevant subject, or have equivalent relevant experience, have extensive knowledge and experience of design and conduct of clinical trials, as well as extensive experience in statistical analysis. You will also be recognised as an international authority in the field of clinical trials with an outstanding publication track record in high impact international journals, have strong leadership and networking skills, experience and skills in effectively managing and developing staff, and the ability to work independently and to collaborate well as part of a team.
Informal enquiries should be addressed to Professor Jenny Kurinczuk (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The position is full-time (although part-time 80% FTE considered) and fixed-term for 5 years.
The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 4th January 2021.
Contact Person: HR Assistant Vacancy
Grade 10: £55,750 – £64,605 per annum
Contact Phone: 01865 617933
Closing Date & Time: 04-Jan-2021 12:00
Contact Email: email@example.com