Previous Job Opportunities
Newcastle University Academic Track (NUAcT) Fellowships, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, United Kingdom
The NUAcT (Newcastle University Academic Track) Fellowship scheme offers the time and freedom for early career researchers in any discipline aligned to the University of Newcastle's research portfolio to turn their research ideas into an exciting research programme that will propel them into a successful academic career.
Each fellow receives an outstanding package of support. They are offering 5 years of salary, which is fully flexible, up to £50K research expenses and a PhD studentship. Fellows are expected to move to an open-ended academic contract at the end of their fellowship subject to a successful review, and the university have a dedicated NUAcT Team who support their career development across the five years.
Find out more by visiting: https://www.ncl.ac.uk/nuact/apply/ - applications are due 06 March 2020.
Clinical Research Fellow, Centre for Experimental Medicine and Rheumatology (EMR), Queen Mary University of London
Do you want to train in US-guided synovial biopsies and have a research experience in stratified-medicine in inflammatory arthritis?
Check-out the Clinical Research Fellow position at the Centre for Experimental Medicine and Rheumatology (EMR), Queen Mary University of London. EMR is looking for a rheumatology trainee or rheumatologist keen to have a research experience at this centre with the aim to help delivering an exciting Stratified Medicine Programme jointly funded by the Medical Research Council and Arthritis Research UK: MATURA http://www.matura.whri.qmul.ac.uk. European applicants are welcome, the post requires registration with the UK General Medical Council and experience equivalent to StR UK level (speciality trainee), but please contact us at email@example.com for informal enquiries about the post or firstname.lastname@example.org for application enquiries. Closing date will be 12th January 2020. If you interested, please apply on Queen Mary website.
Developing digital biomarkers of chronic pain - PhD opportunity, Manchester, UK
This project at the University of Manchester aims to develop digital painkillers and pain variability in real time.
Biomarker biomarker and test sensitivity to change How to do the digital pain biomarker perform in clinical studies?
Check out more here .
Rheumatology Clinical Fellow Position at Ambroise Paré Hospital, Paris, France
A six month, full-time clinical fellowship is open in the Department of Rheumatology, Ambroise Paré Hospital, Versailled Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines University, Paris, France (with Professor Breban and Professor D'Agostino) from May to October 2018. The department has two main areas of expertise: spondyloarthritis (including psoriatic arthritis) and osteoarticular imaging (in particular, musculoskeletal ultrasound).
Candidates will be involved in all the clinical activities of the department, such as inpatient and outpatient units, multidisciplinary meetings and so on.
To apply, you should be:
If you are interested in applying, please send your CV and motivation letter as soon as possible to: email@example.com
Rheumatology Internship at Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
A six month clinical internship in Rheumatology is opening in Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris Descartes University, EULAR Center of Excellence, from May to October 2018. The department has two main areas of expertise: rheumatic inflammatory diseases (e.g. spondyloarthritis) and bone diseases (e.g. osteoporosis).
Candidates will be fully involved in the clinical activities (e.g. inpatients and outpatients care, multidisciplinary meetings) of the department; for this, candidates should be fluent in French. Candidates will also have the opportunity to participate in all the multidisciplinary meetings, and to initiate a clinical research project.
Candidates should send a CV and motivation letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rheumatology Fellow Clinical Position at Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
A clinical fellowship of up to 12 months is open in the Department of Rheumatology A, Cochin Hospital, Paris Descartes University, Paris France, with Professor Kahan and Professor Allanore. They are looking for a fellow for a full-time clinical position.
The Department of Rheumatology A is a national center of Excellence for rare autoimmune systemic diseases, it is a leading EUSTAR (European Scleroderma Trials and Research group) center and a member of the European Reference network ReConnet (Rare Connective Tissue and Musculoskeletal Diseases Network).
Fellows will get involved in taking care of patients at the inpatient or at one-day care unit (rotations are welcome). They will participate to all the multidisciplinary staff meetings and will be receiving teaching from the senior rheumatologists. Besides a strong representation of nearly every type of rheumatologic disease, our department is noteworthy for a large patient complement of individuals with rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthritis, systemic sclerosis and adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
These full-time positions are open from 02 May 2018 to 31 October 2018 and may be renewed for further six months.
Conditions to apply are:
If you are interested, applicants should send a CV, as soon as possible to: yannick.allanore @aphp.fr
Rheumatology Fellow Clinical Position at Pitie Salpétriere Hospital, Paris, France
A clinical fellowship of six months is open in Pitie Salpétriere Hospital, Paris, France. This is a large leading tertiary-care hospital in the centre of Paris.
We are looking for a fellow for a full-time clinical position in the rheumatology department (with Professor Fautrel and Professor Gossec). This includes taking care of patients in the inpatient unit as well as participating in staff meetings and receiving teaching from the senior rheumatologists.
This full-time position is open from 01 May 2018 to 01 November 2018. You will learn a lot in mechanical and inflammatory rheumatology, and enjoy the Parisian way of life!
Conditions to apply are:
- being a rheumatology fellow or intern;
If you are interested, please contact: email@example.com
Applications acceptable until 01 May 2018.
Rheumatology Consultant Post at Newcastle-upon-Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Newcastle Hospitals was recently rated ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC; its Rheumatology department is based at the Freeman Hospital, and is one of the largest in the UK with 14 Clinical and Academic Rheumatology Consultants.
The Newcastle Hospital is delighted to be able to offer an opportunity for a highly motivated, ambitious individual to join our well integrated team. They are seeking to appoint a Consultant Rheumatologist with a commitment to delivering a high quality service to patients
For an informal discussion and further information regarding the opportunity and Directorate, please contact: Dr Ben Thompson, Head of Service for Rheumatology on 0191 2231853 or by email at Ben.Thompson@nuth.nhs.uk
Additional research time may be negotiable for suitable candidates but this should be discussed at the time of application rather than at interview. For further details please contact Professor John Isaacs by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information here
Closing Date: 11 February 2018
Rheumatology Clinical Research Fellow vacancy at University Hospital Southampton, United Kingdom
There is currently a vacancy for a Rheumatology Clinical Research Fellow at the NIHR Clinical Research Facility (CRF) in Southampton, UK. This post is open to those training in, or wishing to develop a clinical or research interest in Rheumatology.
Please find additional information on the following link.
Rheumatology Fellow Clinical Position available in November 2017 in Paris!
A clinical fellowship of 6 months is open in Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris Diderot University, Paris France. We are looking for a fellow for a full-time clinical position in the rheumatology department (Prof Dieudé). This includes taking care of patients in the inpatient unit and in the week hospitalisation unit as well as participating in staff meetings and receiving teaching from the senior rheumatologists. This full-time position is open from November 1 2017 to April 30 2018. You will learn a lot in connective tissue diseases, mechanical rheumatology, musculoskeletal ultrasound in rheumatology and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasonography.
Conditions to apply are:
- Being a rheumatology fellow or intern
- Candidates should be fluent in French, since they will be in charge of outpatients
If interested applicants should send as soon as possible a CV and motivation letter to : email@example.com
Rheumatology Fellow Clinical Position available in November 2017 in Paris, France
A clinical fellowship of 6 months is open in Pitie Salpétriere Hospital, Paris France. This is a large hospital in the centre of Paris. We are looking for a fellow for a full-time clinical position in the rheumatology department (Prof Fautrel, Prof Gossec). This includes taking care of patients in the inpatient unit and in the week hospitalisation unit as well as participating in staff meetings and receiving teaching from the senior rheumatologists. This full-time position is open from November 1 2017 to April 30 2018. You will learn a lot in mechanical and inflammatory rheumatology, and enjoy the Parisian way of life!
Conditions to apply are:
- being a rheumatology fellow or intern
- good level in French oral and written since the patients all speak French and all the medical documents are in French.
If interested please contact us quickly: firstname.lastname@example.org
Clinical Research Fellow in Rheumatology
A fantastic opportunity for a clinical fellow to engage in early phase clinical trials inrheumatology, learn about therapeutic target discovery, and explore the pathological basis of rheumatic disease through mechanism of action clinical studies. This is a full-time fixed-term appointment for 3 years.
Deadline for applications: 12 noon, 11 October 2017.
For more info please click here!
Rheumatologist in South Tyrol, Italy
Clinical Research Fellow at the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Disease, Bath BA1 1RL
This is an exciting 2 year post to conduct the PROMISE study – PROgnostic Markers in axial Spondyloarthritis. This study aims to investigate clinical, biomarker and imaging to investigate poor prognostic markers in axial SpA. The post involves 2 clinics per week as well – 1 in general rheumatology and 1 in axial spondyloarthritis.
For more information please click here
Rheumatology or Internal Medicine resident position in Paris, France, May-October 2017
In Pitié-Salpêtrière University Hospital, Paris, France, the department of internal medicine and clinical immunology propose positions of full-time medicine resident from the 2nd of May 2017 to the 31st of October 2017. You will be in charge of a ward of 11 patients with a second resident and under the supervision of a senior MD. The recruitment of these wards is inflammatory myopathies (French National Reference Center led by Prof. O Benveniste), vasculitis (French National Reference Center led by Prof. P Cacoub) and many other connective tissue disorders.
Applications from rheumatologists or internal medicine specialists will be considered.
Fluent French is mandatory.
If you are interested, please contact Prof. O Benveniste by email:
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Research Associate in Epidemiology or Biostatistics, Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Manchester, United Kingdom
The fixed term position (18 months) will be of particular interest to a person with an epidemiological or biostatistics degree (or equivalent experience) who is looking for a role in studying longitudinally health data. You will work on analyzing longitudinally collected data in two separate cohorts including patients with rheumatoid arthritis either commencing methotrexate or biologic therapy for the first time. Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic auto-immune disease which may follow a progressive course characterized by persistent inflammatory synovitis and erosive joint damage that subsequently results in functional disability (closing date for applications: 02/03/2017).
For more info: https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=12902
Enquiries about the job:
Dr Suzan Verstappen (PI)
Clinical research fellow post in Southampton, UK
An opportunity for a clinical research fellow post within MSK research unit (a current EULAR Centre of Excellence; Directors Professor Chris Edwards & Professor Cyrus Cooper) at the University Hospital Southampton in the UK has arisen.
The post is currently advertised through BMJ careers with a current deadline of the 4th of December that will be extended to attract the best candidate.
The post will support all clinical research within the department including stratified medicine studies with the chance to learn ultrasound-guided biopsy techniques within our phase I unit. There are also opportunities to develop an individual research project and seek funding for a higher degree.
For further information please contact Professor Chris Edwards (email@example.com)
NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Rheumatology
The post is for four years, or to the award of CCT with potential for an additional grace period of six months, whichever is reached soonest.
The post holder will be jointly based in the Department of Rheumatology of the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Trust (NNUH) and Norwich Medical School within the Faculty of Health at the University of East Anglia (UEA). The trainee will have 5 sessions per week protected time for his/her teaching and research activities.
The post holder will have a wide scope for developing their specific research interest and they will be strongly supported through academic mentoring and training. NNUH provides an unparalleled breadth of exposure to clinical rheumatology with a well-established clinical training programme. The Norwich Medical School has an extensive portfolio of research in clinical epidemiology, disease outcomes and clinical trials, and has strong translational links with laboratory sciences in cartilage biology, genetics and nutritional biology.
Scientific Fellowship Program – PARTNER
Five European research institutions have come together to launch the PARTNER Psoriatic Arthritis Network Fellowship Program in recognition of the need to advance knowledge on the pathophysiology of psoriatic arthritis and to gain a better understanding of the specific molecular processes and clinical features of the disease. The host institutions include the Universities of Erlangen-Nuremberg (Germany), Glasgow (UK), Leeds (UK), Leuven (Belgium) and Paris Quest-Versailles Saint Quentin en Yveline (France), which are dedicated to psoriatic arthritis research and education.
Fellowships will be granted to allow a one-year stay in one of the host institutions to accomplish a research project orientated to psoriatic arthritis. Project applications need to be submitted to the PARTNER Fellowship Office by December 1st, 2016.
Interested applicants can submit their application online and find out more information at www.partner-fellows.eu.
Project applications will need to be sent to the PARTNER Fellowship Office by December 1st, 2016.
University of Manchester Research Associate position - Statistician/Data Scientist
The Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology (CfE) at the University of Manchester is seeking a talented and ambitious statistician or data scientist with expertise in the analysis of longitudinal data, including temporally rich data. The successful candidate will take a leading role in the analysis of a high profile longitudinal research study, Cloudy with a Chance of Pain, and join a growing team of analysts and methodologists based in the Centre. They will collaborate on projects in a multidisciplinary research environment and be supported in their professional development. The project also involves the opportunity to work in collaboration with high profile partners in the world of tech, health research and data sciences.
Closing date: 25/11/16
Guy’s and St Thomas’ new Visiting Professional Programme in Rheumatology
A new Visiting Professional Programme in Rheumatology is opening in the Guy’s and St Thomas' Hospitals. This programme is designed to provide international visiting professionals with the opportunity to experience its highly acclaimed rheumatology service and specialist clinics, including its award winning fibromyalgia clinic and its Lupus Unit, which is the largest in Europe. The programme has been designed by its clinical leads to provide development experiences which enable the clinicians to broaden their clinical expertise and learn new skills that can be transferred back to their hospitals.
Further information available here
Rheumatology Internship opening in November in Paris
A 6 month clinical internship in Rheumatology is opening in Cochin Hospital, Paris Descartes University, Excellence EULAR Center, starting in November 2016. Candidates should be fluent in French, since they will be in charge of outpatients and emergencies. They will be fully involved in the 2 Rheumatology Departments in Cochin Hospital. Applicants should send a CV and motivation letter to:
Job opportunity as rheumatologist in South Tyrol, Italy
The South Tyrol Health Trust, South Tyrol, Italy is actively recruiting rheumatologists for a new department of rheumatology with out-patient clinics in the hospitals of Bruneck/Brunico and Bozen/Bolzano.
Find further details for the position here:
Job opportunity for a biostatistician post
Exciting job opportunity for a biostatistician post (non-clinical) at the Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Manchester UK. The Centre is a known EULAR centre for Excellence and has recently renewed its status between 2016-2022. More details about the post here: https://www.jobs.manchester.
Clinician investigator post in Ottawa
The Department of Medicine and the Division of Rheumatology in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada are actively recruiting a clinician investigator in rheumatology. The post is for three years- to be extended upon agreement- and includes research, education and clinical work. Applicants that have a research path are encouraged to apply.
Find further details for the position see here.
Consultant and research fellow posts at Guy’s Hospital, London
Guy's Hospital in London currently has a vacancy for a locum consultant rheumatologist and a further vacancy for a research fellow in rheumatology with the opportunity to undertake an MD.
Dr Toby Garrood, consultant rheumatologist and clinical lead for Rheumatology and Lupus, would be happy to discuss either of these with any potential applicants via this email.
The closing date for the consultant post is imminent but it is still worthwhile getting in touch.
Link 1: http://jobs.gstt.nhs.uk/job/-v531297?_ts=5270
Link 2: http://jobs.gstt.nhs.uk/job/-v531272?_ts=580
Clinical Research Fellow in Spondyloarthritis
Job Title: Clinical Research Fellow in Spondyloarthritis
Location: Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds
Specialty Registrar Salary Scale (£30,302 - £47,647)
Full-time, fixed term for two years
Deadline: July 25th 2016
More info here
Further details 1 & 2
Rheumatology Internship opening in Herne, Germany
A 3-year clinical internship in rheumatology is opening in Rheumazentrum Ruhrgebiet, Herne, Germany. An additional 1-year internship in internal medicine can be added.
The Rheumazentrum Ruhrgebiet is a highly specialized center for rheumatic diseases and a referral center for spondyloarthritides, also a member of the EULAR Network of Imaging Centers.
The candidates should be fluent in German language, since they will be in charge of in- and outpatients. They will be fully involved in the clinical work of the hospital and are welcome to be involved in research projects. The full job description is available here.
Applicants should send a CV and motivation letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rheumatology Internship opening in May in Paris!
A 6 month clinical internship in Rheumatology is opening in Cochin Hospital, Paris Descartes University, Excellence EULAR Center., from May to October 2016.
The candidates should be fluent in French, since they will be in charge of outpatients and emergencies. They will be fully involved in the 2 Rheumatology Departments in Cochin Hospital.
Applicants should send a CV and motivation letter to: Christian.email@example.com
Research Associate MODRAS study
Applications are invited for a Research Associate for the Arthritis Research UK funded project on identifying distinct trajectories of important clinical and patient reported outcomes in early and established rheumatoid arthritis populations with moderate disease activity. This post is available for 14 months from 1st March 2016. You will be based in The Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Centre for Musculoskeletal Diseases, Institute for Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.
The MODRAS study aims to identify distinct trajectories of important clinical and patient reported outcomes in early and established rheumatoid arthritis populations with moderate disease activity.
Application deadline: 14th February 2016.
Find out more info here.
Clinical Senior Lecturer position available in Glasgow University
A Clinical Senior Lecturer position is opening in Glasgow.
Candidates should be motivated rheumatologists able to lead, develop and co-ordinate a substantial national / international clinical research group of strategic importance to the Research Institute in the University of Glasgow and the Arthritis Research UK Centre of Excellence., with a special focus on rheumatoid arthritis and the spondyloarthropathies. The range of research is from the molecular through to the clinical trial level and everything in between.
The full job description is available here.
For more information, please contact Prof. Iain McInnes.
Application Deadline: February 7th 2016.