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Senior Clinical Training Scholarship (SCTS) in Neurology


SCHOLARSHIP AWARD £23,164.00 (Year one)

This Scholarship provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification and is available to start on 1 April 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter. The training programme covers all aspects of veterinary neurology including neurosurgery, imaging, electrodiagnostics and pathology, and is approved by the European College of Veterinary Neurology (ECVN).

The Scholarship is for one year in the first instance, renewable for periods of one year up to a total of three years. It is subject to an initial monitoring period of six months and review on an annual basis.

The Scholar will be required to register for the Diploma of the ECVN. The training programme requires participation in the Department's clinical service, including the out-of-hours rota and first opinion practice, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students.

Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying her/him for membership. Completion of a recognised internship or a minimum of two years' experience in small animal practice is essential.

For further information on the scholarship and information about the Department, please visit:

Informal enquiries should be directed to Paul Freeman by email:

A completed application form, curriculum vitae, and a covering letter should be emailed, as one attachment, to by the closing date quoting the post title and reference PP21958 in the subject line.

Interviews will take place early in February 2020.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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