Chair in Radiology Ref: 7390

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Hours: Full Time. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: permanent 
Reference: 7390
Salary: NHS Consultant level
Placed on: 13 May 2022
Closing date: 10 June 2022.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: 6 July 2022
Expected start date: TBC

Job description

Applications are invited for Professor in Radiology at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS). The post is being offered by BSMS in association with UH Sussex where the successful applicant will hold an honorary consultant contract.

It is open to suitably qualified specialists in Radiology at consultant level or specialist trainees that are due shortly to receive clinical accreditation within their specialty, with an established academic track record in Radiology

The appointee will undertake clinical sessions in their specialty at the (agreed hospital(s)). He/she will hold an honorary NHS contract with UH Sussex

From an academic perspective, this post will be based in the Department of Medical Education at  BSMS.

Interested candidates are encouraged to discuss the position informally with Prof Gordon Ferns, Head of the Department of Medical Education ( or Prof Juliet Wright, Director of Undergraduate Teaching and Learning (

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 7390 [PDF 132.15KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

Visa Sponsorship Queries:

This role has been assigned an eligible SOC code and meets the salary requirements for Skilled Worker Sponsorship if full time. Please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page  for further information about Visa Sponsorship.

Please note that this position may be subject to ATAS clearance if you require visa sponsorship.

How to apply

Download our clinical academic application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 268.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and complete all sections.

Email your completed application,CV, cover letter and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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