GP Clinical Academic Fellowships

14 Mar 2018
08 Apr 2018
Contract Type

The Scottish School of Primary Care (SSPC) is pleased to co-ordinate applications for 4 Whole Time Equivalents NHS Education Scotland GP Clinical Academic Fellowships. The posts are for 12 months, from 1 August 2018 to 31 July 2019.  The posts may be full-time or part-time and will comprise a combination of clinical work in a suitable GP Practice and academic work in a relevant University Department. The University Department may be in the Universities of Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow or St Andrews.

The posts are suitable for applicants who have recently completed their CCT training or who are currently in the process of completing this. Successful applicants will be expected to retain at least a minimal clinical commitment of 2 sessions per week combined with research under the supervision of a senior academic within the relevant University Department. Previous research experience is desirable, but not essential, as longer-term career development is a central aim of the post. This is an exciting opportunity to begin a career in academic primary care. Many previous applicants have gone on to PhD studies and published high quality research that is making a difference to primary care.

Applicants may indicate more than one of the participating universities as their preferred place of study, but should state their order of preference for their academic placement. Applicants should also indicate their preference for full or part time hours. Interviews will be held in late April/early May 2018 in the Mackenzie Building, University of Dundee.

To apply, please click the apply button. To discuss informally, please contact Karen Penman, SSPC Research Administrator, telephone: 0141 330 5758, email:

Closing date: 8 April 2018.

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