Clinical Assistant Professor (NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer, ACL) in General Practice

University of Nottingham - Primary Care

Location: University Park

Applications are invited from medically-qualified doctors who seek clinical academic training in General Practice.

The successful candidate in this NIHR funded Clinical Lectureship will work with internationally acclaimed research groups in the University of Nottingham's School of Medicine, in which they will be trained in the latest state-of-the-art techniques to improve health and well-being.

Each successful candidate will be supported to develop an individual innovative and novel research programme leading to peer reviewed publications and research funding applications.

Candidates must be GMC registered with a license to practise, will already havea higher research degree (PhD or MD by research or equivalent) and fulfill all essential criteria on the appropriate person specifications. Candidates will be selected on academic merit and clinical academic potential.

Posts will be offered for a period of four years (or a maximum of 6 years part-time) or until award of CCT in specialty, whichever is shortest.

For information on Clinical Academic Training in Nottingham, see

Interviews will be held on 16th December 2016. Successful applicants must be in post before 31st March 2017.

Athena Swan award: The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. The School of Medicine holds a Silver Athena SWAN Award in recognition of our commitment to advancing women's careers.

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences: The University of Nottingham has gained national and international recognition for world leading research and teaching across a wide range of academic disciplines. Our commitment to research has led to a proud history of ground-breaking discoveries. As a result, we are ranked in the top 100 universities worldwide and in the top eight British universities for research power. 

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Helen Budge email or Professor Tim Coleman email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

It is a condition of this post that satisfactory enhanced disclosure is obtained from the 'Disclosure and Barring Service'.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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