Applications are invited for two Senior Group Leaders in cancer research with expertise in infection, inflammation or epigenetics at the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Oxford. We are seeking an established leaders with a proven track record of scientific breakthroughs in their field.
You will hold a PhD/DPhil in a relevant area, have an international reputation in the field, and have amassed a considerable research publication output.
With the support of generous core funding from the Ludwig Institute and external grant funding, you will lead a substantial and effective research group that focuses on the development of a cancer research programme with a view to translate findings to benefit patients. Ludwig Cancer Research engages leading scientists and clinicians to investigate the challenges of cancer from the risk of disease though to treatment. Ludwig research groups have strong overlapping interests yet maintain diversity, enabling the effective sharing of ideas and technologies.
The Ludwig Oxford Branch is based at the Old Road Campus, the largest campus of the University of Oxford’s Medical Sciences Division. The campus houses more than 2000 scientists exploiting the unique collaboration opportunities offered by the biomedical research institutes on campus and the adjacent hospitals. The Medical Sciences Division is a world leader for medical research, teaching and knowledge transfer with unrivalled resources and opportunity for translational research.
Informal enquiries should be addressed to Professor Xin Lu (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The closing date for this post has been extended, and is now 12.00 noon on Friday 26 April 2019.