Vacancies: POMCTN Chief Investigator Scheme 2020

PLEASE NOTE: These vacancies are now CLOSED


The POMCTN Chief Investigator Scheme is intended to provide training and mentor-ship for a small number of talented individuals who wish to lead their own clinical trials in perioperative medicine.

Applicants must be existing members of the POMCTN Local or Principal Investigator scheme, with a proven track record of recruitment to clinical trials.

Applicants will also ideally have the experience of a complete research cycle as a grant co-applicant, from outline application through to publication and dissemination of results. Previous experience of reviewing topic journal papers, grant applications or similar tasks is desirable.

Applications are welcomed from individuals of any clinical background of relevance to perioperative medicine.

Visit our Chief Investigator page for more information.

Applications and Deadlines

Applicants should submit the following to by 12pm on Monday 27 January 2020:

  • CV
  • Covering letter explaining your interest in and suitability for the role
  • One page letter of support from your Head of Division/Head of Department/employer

Interviews will be held on Thursday 27 February 2020 at the RCoA in London. Please be advised that this date cannot be moved.

Expenses for attendance will be reimbursed. Candidates should ensure that they are free on the day of interview.

Those who would like to discuss the scheme informally before applying should contact the POMCTN.

Closing Date: 9am Monday 27 January 2020

Interview Date: Thursday 27 February 2020

Click here to contact POMCTN with any further queries