Oslo universitetssykehus HF

Oslo universitetssykehus HF,


Senior Consultant positions combined with Professor II/Associate Professor in Gastroenterology


Oslo universitetssykehus HF

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Gastroenterologi og hepatologi
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Department of Gastroenterology, Oslo University Hospital Ullevål and Institute for Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo

Two permanent positions as Senior Consultants in gastroenterology are available at Department of Gastroenterology, Division of Medicine at Oslo University Hospital. Both the positions are affiliated with part time positions as Professor II SKO 8013 /Associate Professor SKO 1011 (20 % position) in Medicine (Gastroenterology) at the Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo (UiO).

For the academic position, it is required that the position holder attends a position at the Department of Gastroenterology. If internal applicants (applicants employed by Oslo University Hospital) are employed in the academic positions, external applicants can be employed as senior consultants without an academic position. Please state whether the application is for both positions or only the position as senior consultant. 

Regarding the full-time clinical position at Oslo University Hospital:

Department of Gastroenterology covers the complete field of gastroenterology including inflammatory bowel disease, basic and advanced endoscopy, hepatology and neurogastroenterology. The department has a patient ward with 16 beds with experienced nurses, a well-equipped endoscopic unit, a large outpatient unit and daycare unit. The department has an on call system for the consultants and offers 24/7 endoscopic service. Furthermore, the department also has a unit for research and development.
The department has around 85 employees, including medical doctors, nurses, technicians, laboratory engineers and an administrative staff. For more information (in Norwegian): 
Gastromedisinsk avdeling - Oslo universitetssykehus (oslo-universitetssykehus.no)

  • Contribute to the ordinary clinical work at the department
  • The applicant is expected to participate in the on-call system of the department
  • The applicant is expected to contribute to training of clinical fellows, run courses and participate in quality improvement routines
  • Contribute to maintain and develop a highly qualified research environment
Qualification requirements
  • The applicant must possess a Norwegian specialist accreditation in internal medicine and gastroenterology
  • The applicant should have extensive experience with the patient groups seen at the department 

Personal qualifications

  • Strong language skills in Norwegian and English, both oral and written
  • Applicant should have a strong research record, at least at a PhD-level
  • High integrity and the ability to work systematic and efficiently in an interdisciplinary environment and in teams
  • Ability to independently plan and implement case work and research
  • Ability to handle emotional stress due to case work as well as time periods of high working load
  • Personal suitability for the position is heavily emphasized

We offer

  • We offer good opportunities for professional development in a great working environment with highly dedicated and skilled co-workers at a university hospital with    unique access to leading expertise in many clinical and supporting medical subspecialities. The department continuously aims to enhance the quality of the service  through recruitment of applicants with particularly valuable expertise and high academic standards
  • Salary level for the position will be negotiated according to standard protocols 


Regarding the part-time academic position at UiO

For complete job description with qualification requirements and basis of evaluation on the academic position please see: 


Applications for the academic part-time position must include

  • Cover letter and CV
  • Complete list of publications
  • Separate list of 10 most relevant publications to be evaluated specifically for the position (please send these publications attached in full text versions)
  • Overview of experience in supervising PhD candidates, including names of the candidates, period of supervision, information on institutions and dates for the presentation of the theses, as well as specific information regarding experience as main- or co-supervisor for each candidate, https://www.med.uio.no/om/jobb/veiledninger/form---phd-candidate-supervision.odt
  •  Description of qualifications regarding administration, leadership, teaching and foreign language skills
  • Other relevant qualifications 

Please scan and send the documents as PDF-files
See guidelines for designing the application, information for applicants, rules for appointments to Associate/Adjunct Professorships as well as rules concerning pedagogical skills: 

Enquiries about the application process related to the part-time position should be directed to Human Resources Advisor at the Institute of Clinical Medicine, Tone Iren Tverfjell, t.i.tverfjell@medisin.uio.no.

Oslo University Hospital is a highly specialised hospital in charge of extensive regional and local hospital assignments and the provision of high quality services for the citizens of Oslo. The hospital also has a nationwide responsibility for a number of national and multi-regional assignments and has several national centres of competence. The hospital is Scandinavia's largest and we each year carry out more than 1.2 million patient treatments. Oslo University Hospital is responsible for approximately 50 percent of all medical and healthcare research conducted at Norwegian hospitals and is a significant role player within the education of a large variety of health care personnel. We are an emergency hospital for East and Southern Norway and have national emergency assignments. The hospital has a total budget of NOK 17 billion. More than 20,000 employees are engaged with activities at more than 40 different locations.


The University of Oslo is Norway's oldest and highest rated institution of research and education with 28 000 students and 7000 employees. Its broad range of academic disciplines and internationally esteemed research communities make UiO an important contributor to society. The Faculty of Medicine was established in 1814 and is the oldest medical faculty in Norway. The Faculty is organized into three basic units and has approximately 1,500 employees and about 2000 students. The Institute of Clinical Medicine (Klinmed) is one of three institutes under the Faculty. Klinmed is responsible for the Faculty's educational and research activities at Oslo University Hospital and Akershus University Hospital. With about 800 employees spread over approximately 425 man-labour years, Klinmed is the university's largest institute.

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