Applications are invited for a residency (three-year postgraduate programme) in Wildlife Population Health and a second in Zoo Health Management. Both are co-organised by the Royal Veterinary College and Zoological Society of London.
Residents will enrol onto a Master of Veterinary Medicine (MVetMed) programme whilst receiving specialised training involving a combination of taught components, supervised practical work and independent research.
Residents will be expected to prepare to sit the examination for membership of the relevant European College of Zoological Medicine specialty board.
These residencies are open to veterinary graduates holding a degree from a European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education (EAEVA)-approved veterinary school which is registerable with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.
Applicants are required to havesome previous experience in clinical veterinary medicine and surgery (see website for further information).Important: Candidates who already hold an MSc, PhD or other higher degree are not eligible for these Residencies.
Residency stipend starts at £19,100 per annum and increases by annual increments, conditional to satisfactory progress and assessment.
Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 3rd January 2021.
Interview dates: Thursday 4th and Friday 5th February 2021.
Residencies will commence on Monday 5th July 2021.
For informal discussions about these residencies, please contact:
- Wildlife Population Health:Dr Becki Lawson (firstname.lastname@example.org) orDr Julian Drewe (email@example.com).
- Zoo Health Management:Amanda Guthrie (firstname.lastname@example.org).
For further details andto apply for these residencies,please visithttps://www.rvc.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/residencies/zoo-health-management-and-wildlife-population-health-complete-version