Clinical Scholar Training Programme

Clinical Scholar Training Programme

Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme in Veterinary Oncology

Graduates in veterinary medicine, who have completed a rotating internship programme, are invited to apply for this combined Residency and Master`s degree by research. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying them for membership. Candidates will be expected to study towards the European Diploma in Internal Medicine (subspecialty Oncology) and to undertake a Master`s degree by research in this field. The training programme requires participation in the hospital’s clinical services, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students. Scholarships are renewed annually, subject to satisfactory progress. Initial stipend is £18,870 (PAYE exempt), rising to £20,400 by the fourth year. An additional £1,500 per annum is available for attendance at conference(s), examination fees and externship costs. The proposed start date for this position is 1st March 2017, with interviews for shortlisted candidates held on 26th January 2017.

Informal enquiries, in the first instance, should be made to Professor Jo Morris, e-mail:

Further particulars are available on request from Mrs Marie Henderson, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, Glasgow, G61 1QH. (Tel: 0141 330 5814; Fax: 0141 330 5729; email:

Applications should be made at: proceeding directly to “Step 4: apply online” and apply under “MVLS-Oncology Residency”.

Please ensure you upload your CV as part of the application process.

Closing date for applications: 13th Jan 2017

Further information: Person Specification for Oncology Residency

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