School of Medicine
Academic Clinical Lecturer discussing a research poster in a crowded room

Academic Clinical Lecturers

Posts for clinicians who have completed a PhD or MD and have one to two years of clinical training remaining. These posts provide post-doctoral training to help expand individual research portfolios and are tailored to your specific research interests.

Apply for an Academic Clinical Lectureship

The programme

You will spend:

  • 50% of your time in specialist clinical training
  • 50% in research or educationalist training

You will receive training in academic skills such as:

  • supervising research students
  • grant writing
  • and research management as well as access to a mentoring programme.

Upon completion you'll receive a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT).

Don't take our word for it

Hear what some of our trainees have to say in the video(s) below:

How to apply

All of our Clinical Lectureships are advertised nationally on the University's vacancies page.

Apply online for an Academic Clinical Lectureship

All applicants for Clinical Lectureships must complete some supplementary questions and upload it with their application form. These questions will be made available on the lectureship vacancy.

We have 3 NIHR funded posts for 2024.


  • Anaesthetics
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Histopathology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Old Age Psychiatry
  • Neurology

School of Medicine

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

Contacts: Call 0115 748 4098 ext.30031 or please see our 'contact us' page for further details