Clinical Senior Lecturer in Hepatology Ref 8593

School/Department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School – Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Hours: part time hours considered up to a maximum of 0.6 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent   
Reference: 8593
Salary: NHS 2003 consultants pay scale   
Placed on: 19 December 2022
Closing date: 27 January 2023. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: 15 February 2023.
Expected start date: To Be Confirmed

Job description

Applications are invited for Clinical Senior Lecturer in Hepatology at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS). The post is being offered by BSMS in association with University Hospitals Sussex (UHS) NHS Trust where the successful applicant will hold an honorary consultant contract.

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

The appointee will undertake clinical sessions in their specialty at the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton hospital. He/she will hold an honorary NHS contract with UHS NHS Foundation Trust.

There is no specific requirement for provision of Gastroenterology/Hepatology on-call/emergency services in this post, but this can be negotiated with the successful candidate and the Trust.

From an academic perspective, this post will be based in the Department of Clinical and  Experimental Medicine at  BSMS.

Interested candidates are encouraged to discuss the position informally with Sumita Verma, Professor of Hepatology, email:

For full details and how to apply visit:

The Universities of Brighton and Sussex are committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in science, mathematics, medicine and engineering at the universities.

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.

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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, 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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