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Senior clinical academic positions are a next step after a clinical lectureship.

Senior Positions

When you have conducted some post-doctoral research and completed your specialist training, you will be able to apply for positions such as senior clinical lectureships and clinician scientist posts. Senior clinical lecturer posts give you honorary consultant status whilst you follow your chosen line of research.

Funding bodies

A number of bodies fund senior positions such as these. They include:

See also AMRC's Directory of Medical Research Charities.

More information about careers

For accounts of how senior clinical academics have developed their career view profiles of our senior academics.


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