Senior Research Fellow

University of Oxford
United Kingdom
£47,263 - £54,765 p.a.
July 18 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type


Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Senior Research Fellow

Grade 9: £47,263 - £54,765 p.a.

Oxford University Clinical Research Unit (OUCRU) are seeking a Senior Research Fellow in Infectious Diseases to be based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

The postholder will lead and deliver a programme of laboratory-based research in infectious diseases. The postholder will be eligible to receive core support from OUCRU to initiate and develop their research ideas. The support could include internal OUCRU funding for research consumables, people, equipment and other areas necessary to develop their research programme and team to the point where they can acquire external grant funding. From the outset they will have a small team of postdoctoral researchers and research assistants. Once in post, it is anticipated that the postholder would successfully apply for the title of Associate Professor or full Professor (dependent upon previous experience and attainment) at the University of Oxford. Further details of the role and responsibilities can be found in the attached job description.

Those interested in the position are strongly encouraged to contact the Director, Professor Guy Thwaites (, to discuss the role.

For further details about OUCRU, please visit:

Only applications received by 12.00 midday on 2 August 2019 will be considered.