Clinical Scholar Training Programme

Clinical Scholar Training Programme

Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Graduates in veterinary medicine, who have completed at least two years in general practice or a one year rotating internship, 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 sit board-certification examinations of the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (ECVAA), and to undertake a Master`s degree by research in the field of clinical anaesthesia. 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 £19,540 (PAYE exempt), rising to £21,110 by the fourth year. An additional £1,500 per annum is available for attendance at conference(s), examination fees and externship costs.

Interviews will be held on Monday 15 April 2019, with the proposed start date as soon as possible thereafter.

Informal enquiries, in the first instance, should be made to

Further particulars are available on the web: or 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: under “MVLS-Anaesthesia Residency”.

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

Closing date for applications: 18 March 2019.

Additional information:

Resident Person Specification