UCL Ear Institute


Current Ear Institute Job Vacancies

The UCL Ear Institute provides state-of-the-art research facilities across a wide range of disciplines including the study of the auditory system function and associated technologies, the molecular and cellular basis of hearing and the genetics of hearing and deafness. If you wish to join the Ear Institute, the following positions are currently available:

Geoffrey E. Duveen Clinical Research Training Fellow in Otology, - Ref:1708658

UCL Department / Division - UCL The Ear Institute
Location of position - London
Grade - Clinical Training Fellow - Speciality Training Registrar
Hours - Full Time
Salary - (inclusive of London allowance) £35,509 per annum

Duties and Responsibilities

The UCL Ear Institute will host a research fellow in Otology and its allied sciences under the supervision of Shakeel Saeed, Professor of Otology and Neuro-Otology. This scheme is aimed at supporting a promising Specialist Registrar or Core Surgical Trainee in Otolaryngology to undertake full time research towards a Doctorate degree in Otology or disorders of hearing. 

The award is for 3 years, renewable annually on satisfactory annual progress. The recipient will have the opportunity to undertake paid clinical work commensurate to his or her level of experience in order to maintain clinical skills. 

Key Requirements

You will be a GMC registered clinician and a Core Surgical Trainee or Specialist Registrar with a National Training Number with at least 3 years to completion of CCT. The successful candidate will be resourceful and able to act on own initiative, having good inter-personal skills with an ability to work co-operatively in a multidisciplinary setting. You will also have an interest in and an enthusiasm for biomedical research and Otology. You will have a long term career aim to pursue research. 

The fellowship is available as of September 2018 and candidates are advised to start negotiating their OOPR at the point of application. 

Further Details

If you have any queries regarding the fellowship please contact Professor Shakeel Saeed (shakeel.saeed@ucl.ac.uk ). For queries regarding the application process please contact  Veronia McConochie (v.mcconochie@ucl.ac.uk or on 0207 679 8916)

UCL Taking Action for Equality

Closing Date

16 Mar 2018

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Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, which illustrates our commitment to addressing gender equality.

This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. 

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