Clinical Chair in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
£78,304 - £105,570 per annum
21 Jun 2018
16 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We wish to recruit a leading clinical academic with a strong applied or clinical research background in an area of Obstetrics & Gynaecology that complements the research already being undertaken at University of Aberdeen. This is an outstanding opportunity for a candidate with a proven track record in winning grants (including clinical trials where relevant), leading a research group, publishing in high impact journals and providing clinical academic leadership in research and teaching. 

This permanent post is aimed at individuals at Consultant level within Obstetrics & Gynaecology who have already demonstrated commitment to a clinical academic career path and delivered excellence in both academic and clinical roles at a senior level.  The appointee will be accorded NHS Honorary Consultant status as appropriate and will contribute to the clinical work of the NHS Department.

Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Clinical Consultant salary scale (£78,304 - £105,570 per annum) and negotiable with placement according to qualifications and experience. 

Any appointment will be made subject to satisfactory references.

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Should you require a visa to undertake paid employment in the UK you will be required to fulfil the minimum points criteria to be granted a Certificate of Sponsorship and Tier 2 visa. As appropriate, at the time an offer of appointment is made you will be asked to demonstrate that you fulfil the criteria in respect of financial maintenance and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact Natalie Reid, HR Adviser on Aberdeen 01224 437068 or email: for further information.

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Should you wish to make an informal enquiry please contact:

Professor Steven Heys, Head of School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition, Tel: 01224 437968/437965 Email:

Please do not send application forms or CVs to Professor Heys.

The closing date for receipt of applications is  16 September 2018.