ORGANISATION/COMPANYUniversity of Southern Denmark (SDU)
RESEARCH FIELDMedical sciences
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)Recognised Researcher (R2)Established Researcher (R3)Leading Researcher (R4)
APPLICATION DEADLINE19/05/2019 23:59 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONDenmark › Odense M
TYPE OF CONTRACTOther
A combined position as clinical professor in diabetes with function as program leader and as consultant in endocrinology is vacant at the Department of Clinical Research/ and at the Department of Regional Health Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southern Denmark, and at the Steno Diabetes Centre Odense or at another clinical diabetes unit at one of the Steno Partner hospitals, respectively.
The two combined posts are considered as one entity.
Allocation of time between the clinical professorship and the consultancy is 50/50%.
The Steno Diabetes Center Odense (SDCO) has been created in a collaboration between the Region of Southern Denmark and the Novo Nordisk Foundation and is located at Odense University Hospital.
The new professor will refer to the Head of Research at SDCO (Professor Kurt Højlund) and will be part of the SDCO's research council team.
The new professor must have a strong record in the field of clinical diabetes research with special focus on clinical intervention trials. The professor will be expected to initiate large-scale clinical trials in the area of obesity and Type 2 diabetes, in relation to e.g. clinical testing of organization, prevention, pharmacology, bariatric surgery etc. The professor and consultant must be a specialist in endocrinology and highly qualified within the field of diabetes.
SDCO comprises an array of research programs each run by a program leader, and this position will include such program leadership. Program leaders refer to the Professor/Head of Research. Initially, at least two positions as PhD students and/or post-docs will be made available for the professor.
The new professor must ensure that SDCO attracts substantial research funding from external sources in relation to the research program in question.
A full description of the position can be obtained by e-mail to recruitment consultant Elisabeth Lohmann Andersen at email@example.com
Further information can be obtained from the Head of the Department of Clinical Research, professor Kirsten Kyvik, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or from the Medical Director at Odense University Hospital, Kim Brixen, e-mail: email@example.com , or from the Head of Research at SDCO, professor Kurt Højlund, e-mail: Kurt.Hoejlund@rsyd.dk .
Read more about the post and apply online for the post at the university homepage
Application deadline: May 19, 2019
EURAXESS offer ID: 392811
Posting organisation offer ID: 682973
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