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Research Governance and Integrity Co-ordinator (Fixed Term)

We are seeking to recruit a Research Governance and Integrity Co-ordinator who will be based in the Hutchison/MRC Research Centre on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

The Hutchison/MRC Research Centre is an established centre for translational cancer research, housing both the MRC Cancer Unit and components of the Department of Oncology (departments within the University of Cambridge) (

The post holder's main responsibility will be to ensure research centre wide compliance with regard to research governance legislation and to assist with practical matters relating to ethics applications, databases and reports.

Educated to degree level, or with equivalent experience from working in a similar environment, the post holder must be familiar with the relevant legal and regulatory framework related to research governance and have strong administrative, organisation and time management skills. Excellent communication skills are also essential.

The funding supporting this position is available until 31 March 2021 in the first instance.

This a full-time position, but applications are welcome from individuals who would like to work part-time (minimum of 0.5 FTE).

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Rebecca Fitzgerald on

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a security check. This appointment also requires a Research Passport application.

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Closing Date: 25th October 2020

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. The covering letter should outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please include details of your referees, including e-mail address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.

Please quote reference SK24332 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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