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Honorary and Visiting Appointments

Honorary and Visiting Appointments

Honorary and visiting appointments conferred by the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine

Honorary and Visiting academic titles can be conferred to non-university employed staff who contribute to teaching and/or research activity within the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine.

Outlined below are the titles which can be conferred. Titles can be conferred for up to five years and can be renewed following re-application.

Honorary appointments

Honorary appointments (lecturer and above) are conferred to clinical staff who meet the appropriate criteria and have the support of one of the Faculty’s Academic Divisions.

Please find below a full list of honorary appointments:

  • Honorary Clinical Lecturer - Research Contribution 
  • Honorary Senior Clinical Lecture - Research Contribution
  • Honorary Senior Clinical Lecture - MBBS Teaching Contribution
  • Honorary Senior Clinical Lecture - Research and MBBS Teaching Contribution 
  • Honorary Clinical Lecturer - Postgraduate Teaching Contribution 
  • Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer - Postgraduate Teaching Contribution
  • Honorary Clinical Lecturer - Research and Postgraduate Teaching Contribution
  • Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer - Research and Postgraduate Teaching Contribution
  • Honorary Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Trust Postgraduate Teaching
  • Honorary Readers and Professors

Please download here (PDF, 252 KB) the criteria and associated application forms for the above posts. 

Visiting appointments

Visiting appointment status can be conferred to non-university, non-clinical staff who will make a significant academic teaching and/or research contribution, and have the support of one of the Faculty’s Academic Divisions. Non EU/EEA passport holders must hold appropriate visa (see application form).

Please find below a full list of visiting appointments:

  • Visiting Professor
  • Visiting Senior Lecturer
  • Visiting Lecturer
  • Visiting Senior Research Fellow
  • Visiting Research Fellow
  • Visiting Research Associate 
  • Visiting Research Assistant

Please download here (PDF, 252 KB) the criteria and associated application forms for the above posts. 

Visiting students

Visiting appointments cannot be conferred upon students registered at another university. In these circumstances, an application for a visiting student is the appropriate route. Please see the information for visiting research students for details on how to apply.

Forms/links

Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer - MBBS Teaching
(Word doc, 108kb) 
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer - Research and MBBS Teaching
(Word doc, 113kb) 
Honorary Appointment - Research and/or Postgraduate Teaching
(Word doc, 43kb)
Visiting Appointment
Word doc, 45kb)
Visiting research students - application information
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