CG 1928 - 024644 - Consultant Medical Virologist with/without Infectious Diseases
The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

Job reference: 024644

Location: The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

Job closing date: 05/07/2020

Job posted date: 18/06/2020

Salary: Consultant (£82,669 - £109,849)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 40

Department: Virology

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Lothian

NHS Lothian




Reference: CG 1928


NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce, and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.

To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.

***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early***

Applications are welcome for the above Permanent, full time (40 hours per week) post based at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

More detailed departmental and specialty information can be found in the job description available via email address / link below.

For an informal discussion please contact:

Dr Ian F Laurenson

Consultant Medical Microbiologist, Head of Microbiology and Virology

Department of Laboratory Medicine

The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

Edinburgh EH16 4SA

Tel: 0131 242 6079


Dr Ingólfur Johannessen

Consultant Medical Virologist, Director of NHSL Laboratory Medicine

Department of Laboratory Medicine

The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

Edinburgh EH16 4SA

Tel: 0131 242 6003


For a job pack detailing the minimum requirements for this post and details of how to apply, please visit or email Please quote reference number CG 1928

We cannot accept CV’s as a form of application and only a completed online application form will be accepted.  Personal information will not be sent with the application for short listing. The application form will be identified by the candidate number only to ensure that all applicants are treated equally. 

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Closing Date: 05 July 2020

Interview Date: 27 August 2020


The closing date for this job has now passed.