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Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme in Equine Surgery

Closing date for applications: 9 December 2022
Download the person specification: Standard Residency Person Specification - Equine Surgery

About the Opportunity:

The University of Glasgow is pleased to offer a Residency and Master’s Degree by research programme in equine surgery. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying them for membership with at least two years of relevant clinical experience (or a suitable rotating internship and one year in practice). Candidates are expected to sit the qualifying examination of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons (ECVS), and undertake a Master`s degree by research. The successful applicant will be based in the Glasgow Equine Hospital and Practice at the Weipers Centre for Equine Welfare. The hospital is a state-of-the-art facility which has recently undergone significant upgrades. Investment in the advanced imaging modalities of MRI and CT is underway. The studentship benefits from support in the associated disciplines of internal medicine, anaesthesia, pathology and reproduction. In addition to participation in the equine hospital’s clinical services, small-group teaching of veterinary students is required. Scholarships are renewed annually, subject to satisfactory progress. Initial stipend is £21,139 (PAYE exempt), rising to £22,639 by the fourth year. An additional £1,500 per annum is available for attendance at conference(s), examination fees and externship costs.

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Patrick Pollock, Clinical Director

Please ensure you upload your CV and a covering letter as part of the application process.

Closing date for applications: Friday 9 December 2022 

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