Cookies on this website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Continue' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.

The Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine enjoys continued success by attracting the best staff and students from around the world, and providing them with the challenges, support, and career development opportunities they need to thrive.

Oxford team 2018

The Nuffield Department of Medicine strives to create an environment in which staff and students can fully engage, develop and flourish. We are committed to the principles set within the Athena SWAN charter and are very proud to hold the Athena SWAN Silver Level Award. The Department is continuously seeking to address gender imbalance and put in place initiatives to create a better working environment for both men and women. The Department does not tolerate any form of bullying, harassment or victimisation and expects all its members to treat each other with respect, courtesy and consideration. Read more »

Working for NDM

View our vacancies:

Jobs available at the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health

Clinical microbiologist

Applications to be received by 12pm on Friday 15th February 2019

Grade E82: £77,913 - £105,042 p.a.

We are seeking an experienced, self-motivated, clinical microbiologist with an interest in antimicrobial resistance (AMR). The successful candidate will have a strong research track record and proven experience in both the diagnostic laboratory and clinical aspects of infectious diseases.

The focus of the post holder will be to help develop OUCRU-Hanoi’s, and their own, AMR research programme and to contribute to ongoing hospital and community based projects. The post holder will also be expected to participate in our diagnostic laboratory capacity building programme.

The successful candidate will have a medical degree and certificate of specialist training in clinical microbiology with experience of developing, implementing and delivering laboratory-based or clinical research studies. Proven ability to work well under pressure, be self-motivated and to work collaboratively across disciplines is essential.

This position is available on a full-time basis, until 30 September 2020 in the first instance.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Friday 15 February 2019 will be considered.

Contact: Tropical Personnel (01865 612946)

Apply Now

Research Grants Portfolio Assistant

Applications to be received by 12pm on Monday 18th February 2019

Grade 5: £25,482 - £30,395 p.a.


We are looking for a Research Grants Portfolio Assistant to provide administrative support to a subset of the Centre’s research grants. Your tasks will include, but not limited to the following: - supporting researchers with applications, setting up successful awards, checking overseas financial accounts, reviewing project expenditure, producing annotated financial reports and reporting spend to sponsors. You will report directly to the relevant Research Grants Portfolio Officer and work closely with other Portfolio Assistants, the Oxford Portfolio team, colleagues in the Centre’s Major Overseas Programmes (MOPs) and University Finance Division.

As the Research Grants Portfolio Assistant, you will have strong numeracy skills, having worked in financial administration previously. You will be highly organised, with good attention to detail and be able to work under pressure. Good communication skills and high level of discretion is essential. Administrative experience in Higher Education, or a similar field is ideal.

This position is available on a full-time basis, fixed-term for 2 years in the first instance.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Monday 18 February 2019 will be considered.

Contact: Tropical Personnel (01865 612946)

Apply Now

 Administrative and Finance Assistant

 Applications to be received by 12pm on Monday 4th March 2019

Grade 5: £25,482 - £30,395 p.a.

Following a restructuring, we are looking for someone to provide administrative expertise to assist the smooth operation of our Global Support Centre (GSC). You will manage day-to-day administrative activities, including responsibility for a range of processes. This will involve working closely with GSC team to support projects and with the Tropical Medicine administration team on financial and contractual matters. There will also be extensive external interaction with the ISARIC membership and stakeholders.

The International Severe Acute Respiratory and emerging Infection Consortium (ISARIC) is a global federation of clinical research networks whose aim is to prevent illness and deaths from infectious diseases outbreaks. The ISARIC Global Support Centre provides technical and operational support to other ISARIC members and stakeholders wishing to conduct research in preparation for or in response to outbreaks.

This is an interesting role in an expanding team. You will need to have experience of working with a wide range of stakeholders and have skills including diary management, making complex travel arrangements, attention to detail and a high level of numeracy.

Only applications received by 12.00 noon on Monday 4 March 2019 will be considered. Interviews will be held week commencing 11 March 2019.

Contact: Tropical Personnel (01865 612946)

Apply Now