Wednesday 11 November 2009
Vol cxl No 7
The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.
The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
Any job application submitted with a curriculum vitae should be accompanied by a Cover Sheet for Employment (Form PD18) which can be downloaded from http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/hr/forms/pd18/, or may be obtained in hard copy from the advertising Department or Faculty.
Applications are invited for an Academic Clinical Lecturer in Medical Oncology as part of the Eastern region Medical Oncology Specialist Registrar Training Programme. The academic NTN post was secured as part of the UKCRC/MMC Integrated Academic Training Programme and is a protected academic training post in a first class medical oncology training rotation, situated in a world class research environment. The successful applicant will be based at the academic and clinical departments on the campus of Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge.
The Lectureship will allow trainees of outstanding academic potential who have completed work for a Ph.D. Degree to complete specialist Medical Oncology training and to develop further academic skills at postdoctoral level.
The post-holder will be of the standing required for an honorary contract of service with the NHS Executive Eastern Region as a Specialist Registrar/ST6-7 in Medical Oncology, and will be required to undertake clinical work training (nominally 50%) and research (nominally 50%). The appointment will be for four years in the first instance, with the possibility of reappointment for a further two years. The salary will be in the range of £30,685 to £53,132 a year.
Prospective applicants are strongly encouraged to contact Professor Tim Eisen (email email@example.com, tel. 01223 769312) and Dr Danish Mazhar (tel. 01223 336800) in the first instance.
For an information pack, email Lisa Miles (firstname.lastname@example.org). The closing date for applications (preferably via email) together with letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names of three referees, is 30 November 2009. Please quote reference RA05923 when applying.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a University Lectureship in Aeroacoustics.
The successful candidate will have a record of research in the area of aeroacoustics and will be expected to develop her or his own research in this field commensurate with the Department’s international reputation and top rank research rating. Teaching responsibilities will include contributing to the teaching of acoustics and fluid mechanics in the engineering undergraduate course, graduate teaching, and supervising research students.
The successful candidate will take up appointment on 1 March 2010 or as soon as possible thereafter. The appointment will be for a probationary period of five years and, subject to satisfactory performance, with appointment to the retiring age thereafter. The salary will be in the range of £36,532 to £46,278 a year.
Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Ann Dowling (email email@example.com).
Further particulars may be obtained from http://www.eng.cam.ac.uk/admin/jobsinfo/Aeroacoustics.pdf, or from the HR Office, Department of Engineering, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1PZ (tel. 01223 332615/18, fax 01223 766364, email firstname.lastname@example.org). Applications should be sent to this address by the closing date of 4 December 2009. Applications should include a completed form PD18 (Parts I and III, available from http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/hr/forms/pd18/), a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and a brief statement of research interests and future plans (no more than two pages). Please quote reference NA05706 when applying.
Applications are invited for a role within the Financial Planning and Analysis section of the Finance Division. The Financial Planning and Analysis team has responsibility for preparing budgetary information and providing financial advice, management information, and support to Departments across the University (total turnover exceeds £600m).
The successful applicant will provide support to the Departments and Faculties within the School of the Humanities and Social Sciences, one of six Schools into which the University’s academic Departments are grouped. Reporting to the School Finance Manager, the post-holder will respond to demands and be pro-active in identifying potential problem areas, suggesting corrective action where applicable. This will involve working closely with staff at all levels across the University, including the Finance Advisers of the other Schools.
The successful applicant will possess excellent communication, analytical, and IT skills (particularly Microsoft Excel), and whilst being a strong team player, he or she will also be able to work independently. Ideally, the person appointed will be recently qualified or working towards a recognized professional accounting qualification and have experience of working in a medium/large organization. The salary will be in the range of £27,183 to £35,469 a year.
For further information please contact Vanessa White, Finance Division, The Old Schools, Trinity Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1TS (tel. 01223 332227, email email@example.com).
The closing date for applications is 23 November 2009. Initial interviews will be held on Tuesday, 8 December, and final interviews will be held on Wednesday, 16 December. Please quote reference AG05892 when applying.
The Department of Middle Eastern Studies at the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies invites applications for a temporary position of Lecturer (maternity cover) for six months from 1 January 2010.
The successful candidate will have research and teaching expertise in Modern Hebrew culture. He or she will be expected to provide at least 20 teaching hours during term time and supervise undergraduate students on aspects of Modern Hebrew literature and history. The post-holder will also be expected to undertake examination duties.
The salary will be in the range of £36,532 to £46,278 a year (pro rata). The funds for this post are available until 30 June 2010 or the return of the post holder, whichever is the earlier.
Applications should include a covering letter, a curriculum vitae, and a completed PD18 form (Parts I and III), and should be sent to the Faculty Administrator, Mrs Mary Howe (email firstname.lastname@example.org), at the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DA. The closing date for applications is 27 November 2009. Interviews will be held on 2 December 2009. Please quote reference GU05744 when applying. Further information is available on the Faculty website at http://www.ames.cam.ac.uk/.
Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate position in Probability Theory, to be held in the Statistical Laboratory and to commence on 1 September 2010 or on a date to be negotiated. Information about the Laboratory and the Probability Group can be found at http://www.statslab.cam.ac.uk/. This research post, which does not carry any teaching load, is funded by an EPSRC grant awarded to Dr N. Berestycki on self-interacting stochastic systems.
Appointment will be made at an appropriate point on the scale for Research Associates (£27,183 to £35,469 a year). The limit of tenure for this post is two years. Further particulars are available at http://www.statslab.cam.ac.uk/Vacancies/.
Applications should be sent by email to Dr Berestycki (email email@example.com) by 15 December 2009, and should include a full curriculum vitae, list of publications, and the contact details of two academic referees, and should be accompanied by a completed form PD18, Parts I and III (downloadable from http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/hr/forms/pd18/). Applicants should ask their referees to email references directly to Dr Berestycki (email as above) to reach him by the closing date. Please quote reference LF05912 when applying.
Applications are invited for two or more Postdoctoral Research Associate positions in Pure Mathematics to begin on 1 July 2010 or otherwise by negotiation. The positions will be for at most two years’ duration. They are associated with the research interests of the Geometry group, and in particular, Ivan Smith. Strong candidates with interests in symplectic topology, homological mirror symmetry, geometric topology, dynamical systems, or related areas of algebraic geometry are particularly encouraged to apply.
Further information on the Department can be found at http://www.dpmms.cam.ac.uk/.
Appointment will be at an appropriate point on the Research Associate scale (£27,183 to £35,469 a year).
Further particulars of these positions can be found at http://www.dpmms.cam.ac.uk/Vacancies/. Applications should be sent by email to the Head of Department (email firstname.lastname@example.org) by the closing date of 20 December 2009, and should include a full curriculum vitae, list of publications, outline research proposal, and the contact details of three academic referees, and should be accompanied by a completed form PD18, Parts I and III (downloadable from http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/hr/forms/pd18/). Applicants should ask their referees to email references directly to the Head of Department (email as above) to reach him by the closing date. Please quote reference LF05902 when applying.