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Professor in Cancer Survivorship (Ref:1819061)

Salary range: 
£55,750 to £60,905 per annum

The University of Suffolk is a new and ambitious institution with a well-established track record of delivering high-quality academic programmes in health and a growing research profile.

The University is seeking to appoint an ambitious and dynamic academic leader as a Professor in Cancer Survivorship to lead research being under-taken in the field of cancer survivorship in the University and to lead the work of the Institute of Health and Well-being research.

We are looking for research leader to assist the School of Health and Sports Sciences in building a strong, sustainable research culture and to produce outputs which positively impact the lives of those who are seeking to live well with cancer.

Cancer survivorship has been identified as one of the School’s research priorities and the successful applicant will be required to work with a multi-disciplinary team to lead this area within the University’s Institute of Health and Well-being research.

The appointee will have substantial knowledge in the field of cancer survivorship, leadership and a track-record of successfully securing research funding.

Please read Professorial Appointments Criteria  in addition to the full Job Description attached below.

Informal discussion about this role may be arranged with the Dean of Health and Sports Sciences by telephoning Laura Swinfen (Professional Assistant to Dean of School) on 01473 338615 or e-mail

Closing date:                         Friday, 25th of October 2019 at midday

Interview date:                       During week commencing the 11th of November 2019

We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 12:00

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

EITHER return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to including the post title and reference number in the email subject heading
OR by post to:

The Human Resource Team
University of Suffolk
Waterfront Building
Neptune Quay
Ipswich IP4 1QJ

After submitting your application, if you have not heard from us before the interview date shown, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview.

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