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Liz Tanner
11-03-1999, 01:16 AM
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Queen Mary and Westfield College

Directorship of the
Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Biomedical Materials


Chair in Biomedical Materials

Applications are invited for the Directorship of the Interdisciplinary
Research Centre (IRC) in Biomedical Materials with a Chair in Biomedical
Materials at Queen Mary and Westfield College. The successful applicant
will succeed Professor William Bonfield, who is moving to the University of
Cambridge. During his leadership the IRC has developed into an outstanding
international research centre in Biomedical Materials.

The new Director will be expected to lead the IRC and to promote its
development beyond the current research activities. The IRC programme
currently covers Bone and Joint Replacement Materials; Orthopaedic Systems;
Dental Applications and Tissue Engineering. The IRC is based at Queen Mary
and Westfield College with associated laboratories at the Royal Free and
Institute of Orthopaedics Campuses of Royal Free and University College
Medical School. Plans for new laboratories are being prepared, allowing the
Director an early opportunity to develop and implement distinctive research
themes. Applications are welcome from engineers, scientists and clinicians
with an international reputation in any area of Biomaterials. An Honorary
clinical contract may be available to a suitably qualified appointee.

Informal enquires about this post may be made to Professor Peter Revell,
(020-7830-2227; PARevell@rfhsm.ac.uk), Professor Elizabeth Tanner
(020-7882-5318; K.E.Tanner@qmw.ac.uk), Professor George Bentley
(020-8954-2300 ext 532, G.Bentley@ucl.ac.uk) Professor Michael Braden
(020-7882-6387; M.Braden@mds.qmw.ac.uk), or Professor Dan Bader
(020-7882-7274; D.L.Bader@qmw.ac.uk). Further details on the IRC are
available at http://www.irc-biomed-materials.qmw.ac.uk.

For further information and an application form please contact our 24 hour
recruitment line on 020-7882-3737 or e-mail: Coll-recruit@qmw.ac.uk quoting
reference number 99183AmcK. Your application, together with 10 copies of
your Curriculum Vitae, should be returned by 30th November 1999 to the
Personnel Office, Queen Mary and Westfield College, London, E1 4NS.

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Professor K.E. Tanner
Dean of Engineering and Professor of Biomedical Materials
IRC in Biomedical Materials and Department of Materials
Queen Mary and Westfield College
Mile End Road
E1 4NS

phone national 020 7882 5318 international +44-20-7882-5318
fax national 020 8983 1799 international +44-20-8983-1799
e-mail K.E.Tanner@qmw.ac.uk
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