Professor of General Practice, University College Cork

Closing date 11th May 2021 at noon

Department of General Practice, College of Medicine and Health

Permanent Whole-time Post

UCC wishes to appoint an experienced academic to the role of Professor of General Practice.  In accordance with the University’s strategic objective as a research-led institution, the duties of all academic staff will include research, research-led teaching and contributions to the university, the discipline and the community. The academic staff member shall teach and examine, undertake administrative duties and carry out other duties appropriate to the post under the general direction of the Head of the School of Medicine.  

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.


For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process click here.   The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.


For informal discussion regarding the post contact Professor Paula O’Leary, Head of School of Medicine, email: for more information on the Department of General Practice, click here 


Appointment may be made on the New Entrant Academic Consultant Salary Scale (Type C): €157,340 - €193,652 (6 point scale)


Details and how to apply