King’s College London seeks applications for prestigious RD Lawrence Chair
Applications are being sought for the RD Lawrence Chair and Head of King’s College London’s Department of Diabetes.
The appointed Chair will play a critical role in developing, shaping, and delivering the Department’s clinical research and training.
The university is seeking a leading clinical academic with established research experience in type 2 diabetes, obesity and associated metabolic complications for the high-profile Professorship.
The role will provide clinical academic leadership in diabetes to complement the Department of Diabetes’ existing strengths in the areas of clinical diabetes management, metabolic medicine and surgery, diabetes clinical trials, islet biology and transplantation.
The post holder, who will act as Head of the Department of Diabetes, will be expected to bring a portfolio of world class research in diabetes and/or obesity to the Department, and to use their experience to support development of early-career academic staff and students to help them reach their full potential.