Doctoral Clinical Fellowship

CLOSED: The Francis Crick Institute PhD for Clinicians (3 years). We are looking for talented and motivated clinicians who are passionate about research, have a strong academic track record and hold full GMC registration or equivalent.


Applicants for this competitive programme are expected to have:

  • a medical, dental or veterinary degree
  • previous wet or dry lab research experience (desirable)
  • continuous full General Medical Council (GMC) registration or equivalent.
Applications are welcomed from:

  • candidates from all medical and surgical specialties
  • candidates with a background in dentistry
  • candidates with a background in veterinary medicine. 
Applicants should be in a training position (not necessarily with a training number). Candidates at consultant grade will not be considered.

These are full-time research positions with limited participation in clinical activities.

Please note: the GOSH BRC will fund one of the fellowships and six of the projects that are available are eligible for this funding.

Further information

information sheet (528.5 KB)

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How to apply

Applications must be submitted through the Francis Crick Institute recruitment system.

  • You must complete all required sections of the application form in full.
  • Your application must be submitted by the deadline: 12 noon (GMT), Tuesday 13 November 2018.
  • Late applications will not be accepted.
  • References should be received by Tuesday 20 November 2018.
  • Your application may still be considered if references are not received by this deadline. However, no applicant will be invited to interview unless references have been received.