Clinical Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry - University of Sussex

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Closing Date
15 Jun 2019
£77,913 to £105,042 per annum

Hours: full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).  

: Clinical Academic consultant pay scale from £77,913 and rising to £105,042 basic salary dependent on clinical seniority (salary scale link)

Closing date: 15 June 2019- Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 

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

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

Our preference is to appoint a suitably qualified physician in Adult General Psychiatry / Neuropsychiatry, although applications from those in other sub-specialties will be considered.

The appointee will undertake clinical sessions in their specialty within Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. He/she will hold an honorary NHS contract with Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.

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

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

Interested candidates are encouraged to discuss the position informally with Professor Hugo Critchley, Chair in Psychiatry, BSMS:

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.

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Contact Details

Professor Hugo Critchley: