Published: 19 February 2018
Category: Job opportunities
Job opportunities

Bristol Veterinary School is seeking to recruit a veterinary pathologist with a passion for teaching, scholarship and research. This is an appointment at Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Reader level on the University's research and teaching academic track (Pathway 1).

The successful candidate will join the Veterinary Pathology Unit and the existing team of pathologists and clinical pathologists. The appointee will have a remit to develop a relevant research programme through collaboration across the school and the wider Faculty that includes Medicine and Dentistry. In addition, the School continues to deliver service work in production animal diagnostic pathology, in order to underpin student teaching. The successful applicant must be willing to contribute to the Farm Animal Pathology Service (FAPS).

This post will involve didactic and practical teaching of veterinary pathology to undergraduate and postgraduate veterinary students, as well as involvement in the training of Residents and delivery of continuing education to veterinary surgeons working outside the University. Thus, a veterinary qualification that can be registered with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons is essential. The ideal candidate will have a PhD and either current or potential board status in veterinary pathology (FRCPath, DiplECVP, DACVP or FACVSc) and experience of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. Appointment will require an existing track record in research.

The post is based at the University of Bristol’s Langford campus, at the Bristol Veterinary School, within the Faculty of Health Sciences.

Name, email details for informal contact/s: Professor Richard Hammond – Head of School

 We will be happy to arrange visits for prospective candidates.

 Interviews will be taking place on Wednesday 11th April 2018.

 The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.


Job number ACAD103159
Contract type Open ended contract staff
Working pattern Full time
Salary Competitive salary and benefits package
Closing date for applications 11-Mar-2018

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Last Updated: 19 February 2018