Administrative Assistant (HR)

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Administrative Assistant to join the busy Human Resources team at the Department of Oncology. This role would suit candidates who can demonstrate flexibility, attention to detail and excellent customer service skills.
You will be familiar with office procedures and you will feel comfortable in the use of Word, Excel and Outlook. Knowledge of HR Information Systems and an interest in a career in HR would be advantageous.
This is a full-time post and is available for 2 years in the first instance.

Postdoctoral Researcher (maternity cover)

We are seeking a Postdoctoral Researcher to join the Department of Oncology to perform research within the Chromosome Integrity Group, within the CRUK-MRC Institute for Radiation Oncology, the main aim of which is to understand how genome stability is maintained in response to DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs).The position will be part of an active research team, run by Dr Timothy Humphrey.

Postdoctoral Researcher in Cancer Biology and Virotherapy

We seek an outstanding Postdoctoral Researcher to join Professor Seymour’s virotherapy research group in the Department of Oncology. The primary focus of the appointee will be to design lytic adenoviruses with potent anticancer activities. Major areas of focus will be in understanding how oncolytic viruses exploit the cancer phenotype, how they behave in the cancer microenvironment, and how they can engender a strong anticancer immune response.

Clinical Research Training Fellowship

We are now inviting applications for the 2017 Clinical Research Training Fellowship DPhil intake for the CRUK and MRC Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology at the University of Oxford. The Fellowship is available to medically qualified individuals who are undertaking their specialist training in Clinical or Radiation Oncology, and who want to obtain a DPhil with a view to an academic career in any branch of cancer research. Candidates must be clinically qualified, and able to be GMC registered.

Postdoctoral Researcher in Molecular Biology of Hypoxia in Cancer

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Postdoctoral Researcher to join Professor Adrian Harris’s laboratory at the Weatherall Institute for Molecular Medicine.
This project will involve using CRISPR libraries to investigate the mechanisms of survival under hypoxia and changes in RNA processing that occur in survival pathways in cancer. This will give excellent experience in CRISPR technology and screening and single cell analysis of hypoxia biology. The work will involve extensive functional characterisation and requires a high level of molecular and cell biology expertise.

Postdoctoral Researcher

We have a new and exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral Researcher in Radiopharmacy and Molecular Imaging Group, led by Dr Bart Cornelissen. The aim of the Group is the development of novel preclinical imaging agents for oncology. For more information please visit:


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