29/11/2020: Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme in Veterinary Oncology, University of Glasgow


Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme in Veterinary Oncology 

Graduates in veterinary medicine, who have completed a rotating internship programme, 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 Internal Medicine (subspecialty Oncology) 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 £20,090 (PAYE exempt), rising to £21,705 by the fourth year. An additional £1,500 per annum is available for attendance at conference(s), examination fees and externship costs. 

The proposed start date for this position is 1 March 2021, with interviews for shortlisted candidates held on 14 January  2021.

Informal enquiries, in the first instance, should be made to Professor Jo Morris, e-mail: 


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 e-mail:  Marie.Henderson@glasgow.ac.uk).  

Applications should be made at: 


Please ensure you upload your CV and a covering letter as part of the application process.

Closing date for applications: 11 December 2020.

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