Applications

Major TWJ Clinical Fellowships comprise a high level of clinical activity with hands-on surgical experience supervised by a mentor, combined with the opportunity to be involved in an otology research programme.  Applicants must be ENT Specialty Registrars on numbered otolaryngology training programmes in the United Kingdom or Republic of Ireland: they must have passed the Intercollegiate FRCS by the time of interview, but may be pre- or post-CCT by the time the Fellowship commences.

Major TWJ Research Fellowships focus upon clinical and basic science research, with opportunities for clinical observation.  Applicants must be ENT Specialty Registrars on numbered otolaryngology training programmes in the United Kingdom or Republic of Ireland: they need not have passed the Intercollegiate FRCS by the time of interview, and may be pre- or post-CCT by the time the Fellowship commences.

TWJ Short Fellowships to Béziers, Nijmegen and Antwerp may be applied for at any time by contacting Lidija Ivnik, Executive Assistant (see ‘Further Information’ at the foot of this page).

 

How to apply for a Major TWJ Fellowship

Requirements for short-listing and interview:

  • A completed Application Form (downloadable here)
  • A condensed version of your CV (no more than 4 sides of A4 paper)
  • A letter of support from your Regional Training Programme Director
  • A copy of your Log Book showing procedures that you have performed during training in the UK to demonstrate your level of experience
  • The names and contact details of at least two referees

You should send your application form and supporting documents by Monday 1st January 2018 addressed to:

 

secretary@twjfoundation.org (preferred)

or

The TWJ Foundation

c/o Ms Lidija Ivnik

at The Royal College of Surgeons of England

35 – 43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields

London

WC2A 3PE

 

Interviews

Please note that the closing date for applications for the 2019 Fellowship is Monday 1st January 2018.  The shortlisted candidates will be interviewed at:

The Royal College of Surgeons of England
35 – 43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields
London
WC2A 3PE

on Thursday 1st March 2018.

 

Further information

If you need further information you may email or phone  the Executive Assistant, Lidija Ivnik

Tel: +44 (0)20 7611 1735
E-mail: secretary@twjfoundation.org

TWJ Foundation

 

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