The University of Glasgow, School of Veterinary Medicine is seeking to recruit a Professor/Senior Clinician/ Clinician in Oncology/Radiotherapy to join our enthusiastic team at the Small Animal Hospital. The School of Veterinary Medicine is renowned for teaching, research and clinical provision and attracts students, researchers and clinicians from around the world.
You will provide academic, corporate and strategic leadership in the small animal oncology/radiotherapy service by further developing the School’s expertise in oncology/radiotherapy. Our Oncology service offers all aspects of investigation, diagnosis and treatment of oncological and haematological disease in small animals and forms part of the brain tumour and neuro-oncology centre.
You will be based at the Small Animal Hospital which is located adjacent to the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research in the picturesque Garscube Estate in Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland and the third largest in the UK.
Glasgow has recently been named the top cultural and creative centre in the UK in a European Commission report (https://composite-indicators.jrc.ec.europa.eu/cultural-creative-cities-monitor/). The same study rated Glasgow as the top city in Europe for openness, tolerance and trust. In addition, the New York Times ranked Glasgow in the top10 cities to visit worldwide in 2018 (https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/travel/places-to-visit.html). The University of Glasgow has recently been named University of the Year at the Times Higher Education Awards 2020. The University offers a wide range of benefits and discounts https://www.gla.ac.uk/myglasgow/humanresources/new/newstart/workingatglasgow/
Applications are invited from candidates with a veterinary degree registrable with the RCVS and a Postgraduate clinical qualification in small animal oncology/ radiotherapy or medicine at specialist level. Candidates who have completed a residency programme and are eligible to sit the ECVIM or ACVIM Diploma examinations will also be considered for a more junior appointment.
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