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Director of the Comprehensive Clinical Trials Unit

UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences
Faculty of Population Health Sciences
Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology

The Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology invites applications for the position of Director of the Comprehensive Clinical Trials Unit. Please see this link and search on Reference Number 1657860.

The appointee will be responsible for leading this internationally recognised CTU
through the next stages in its growth, building the portfolio of studies funded through competitive grants and facilitating positive relationships with commercial and non-commercial funders.

Enquiries may be made to Professor Mahesh Parmar, Director, Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology (

Closing date:

31 August 2017 (23:59pm)

Senior Lecturer in Trial Conduct Methodology

MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL, UCL Grade 9, Full Time

Salary (inclusive of London allowance): £54,240 - £58,978 per annum depending on skills and experience

Duties and Responsibilities

The MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL (CTU)  is a centre of excellence for clinical trials, meta-analyses and epidemiological studies. The main purpose of the role is to develop and carry out clinical trial methodology research projects with the aim of improving the conduct of clinical trials.

Key Requirements

The successful applicant will have extensive experience of working on randomised clinical trials with a track record of research publication; experience of working in multi-disciplinary clinical trial management teams; a thorough understanding of clinical trial methods and the practical issues in trial and/or data management that may impede the successful, timely and cost-effective completion of a clinical trial; a thorough understanding of the practical/regulatory aspects of large-scale, international clinical trials; demonstrably excellent skills in collaborative working; and the skills to design, conduct, analyse and report research studies to effectively address practical questions.

 Further Details

To apply or access a job description or person specification please see here.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Matthew Sydes (

Closing Date

28 Aug 2017 (23:59pm)

Interview date TBC


MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL, Grade 6B-7 Full Time

To work on STAMPEDE and EURAMOS-1 trials.

For more information please see  here and to apply see here

Closing date:  28-Aug-2017 (23:59pm)


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