Clinical Scholar Training Programme

Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme

Graduates in veterinary medicine who have completed an internship programme, or have a minimum of two years of general small animal practice experience, 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 Small Animal Surgery 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 £19815 (PAYE exempt), rising to £21405 by the fourth year. An additional £1,500 per annum is available for attendance at conference(s), examination fees and externship costs.

The preferred start date for this position is 16 December 2019, but this can be negotiated at interview. Interviews for shortlisted candidates will be held in the week beginning 18 November 2019.

Informal enquiries, in the first instance, should be made to Dr William Marshall,  email:

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; email:

Applications should be made at:

Please ensure you include a CV and letter of intent as part of the application process.

Closing date for applications: 8 November 2019

Further particulars:

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