European Society for Vascular Surgery


Univesity of Otago: Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor and Consultant Vascular Surgeon.

Key Responsibilities include:

– Research – develop and expand a research profile which could include clinical and fundamental research in the appointee’s area of specialisation.

– Teaching duties may include preparation, contribution to course design, assessment, delivering teaching sessions and other administration duties.

– Community and University Service – provide expertise and display commitment to the community in the area of research and clinical specialisation. 

Other Duties: Carry out any other duties, requested by the Head of Department/Dean or designated supervisor that reasonably fall within the broad parameters of the position or as an employee of the University. Refer also academic-staff/academic-titles/index.html

The Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery will also be funded by the Southern District Health Board to undertake clinical duties. The precise nature of these will be negotiated prior to appointment and when the field of the successful applicant is known. The Specialist will work with other members of the service to provide clinical services, and is expected to participate in the appropriate team’s activities with the objective of providing a high standard of clinical practice and clinical expertise, while contributing to the provision of efficient and effective services for the Southern District Health Board (SDHB) and Southland region. The position carries medical specialist status within Southern District Health Board. For matters relating to clinical service duties the appointee will be responsible to the Southern District Health Board through the Chief Executive.

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The Malmö Aortic Endovascular Research and Clinical Fellowship

The Malmö Vascular Center at Skåne University Hospital is a unique tertiary referral centre
for southern Sweden with vast and long experience in complex endovascular aortic surgery.
The Vascular Center is also integrated within The Department of Cardiac Surgery with whom
regular multidisciplinary conferences are held.

The Malmö Endovascular Aortic Fellowship is primarily a research fellowship but is also
combined with a range of supervised vascular and endovascular clinical activities. The
program is designed for vascular trainees or recently graduated specialists with a specific
interest in aortic pathology. Duties of the aortic fellow include active participation in research
projects which are designed (and expected) to lead to presentation of results at international
meeting(s) and publication in scientific journal(s). On the clinical side, the fellow will be
involved in all aspects of management of a wide range and complexity of aortic pathologies
including assessment, planning, surgical repair (endovascular and open) and clinical followup.
The fellowship is primarily directed to international applicants. Knowledge of Swedish is
beneficial but not required. Fluency in English is required, and the applicant must possess a
fund of knowledge in basic open and endovascular techniques. Experience in research is
particularly useful and desired in applicants. Registration with the Swedish National Board of
Health and Welfare is not mandatory but will allow the fellow to fully participate in all aspects
of the program.

The fellowship length is 6 to 12 months with a flexible start date.
The successful applicant will receive financial support from the MURA Foundation supported
by Prof. Krassi Ivancev to assist with living and traveling expenses.

Inquires and application should be sent to Mrs Kjerstin Ädel Malmborg
( and include a letter of motivation, CV with details on
academic experience and letter(s) of recommendation.

Program Coordinator: Prof Nuno Dias



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