RCR/BSGAR Travelling Professorship

Jointly with the RCR, we are establishing a RCR/BSGAR Travelling Professorship to highlight the role of gastrointestinal and abdominal radiology in the UK, to encourage best practice, and promote the subspecialty. We are looking for enthusiastic Consultant GI/Abdominal Radiologists who are passionate about educating colleagues and trainees.

The appointment is expected to be for 18-24 months. During this time, the RCR/BSGAR Travelling Professor will be expected to undertake 4-7 visits to training programmes in the UK to deliver formal lectures, undertake appropriate workshops, and/or small group teaching as part of each visit. There is funding of up to £5000 over the term to support costs related to delivering these commitments.

We will consider making a joint appointment, with shared responsibilities and budget. Please indicate if you would prefer a joint appointment on the application form.

How to Apply

This position is open to Consultant Radiologists who are current members of BSGAR.

Please send the following to the BSGAR Administrator, Liz Jones (office@bsgar.org).

1.  An Application Form including the following information:

  • Your title and name, job title and institution.
  • A proposal outlining the planned format and subject material of the lectures, workshops and/or other teaching to be delivered; your specific expertise in the proposed subject material; and details of any teaching/lecturing experience. The total word limit for these three sections is 500 words.
  • Whether you would prefer to be considered for a joint appointment.

2.  A letter of support from your Line Manager/Clinical Director

Deadline for applications is Friday 31st May 2019. Candidates may be required to attend an interview or give a brief presentation in June/July 2019, remotely or in person. The position is expected to commence in September 2019.

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Please click here for a pdf of the application form and please click here for a .doc of the application form. 

If you have any queries, please email office@bsgar.org