NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY

Professor in Nursing

Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Posted
Aug 25, 2020
End of advertisement period
Oct 02, 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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We are seeking to appoint a high calibre individual with and excellent international reputation to join our successful and highly committed team of academic staff in the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences.  You will be expected to help drive research, innovation and teaching excellence in the Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, in the subject discipline of Nursing.

You must hold a first degree and be qualified to Doctoral level in a relevant discipline and have leading subject expertise in Nursing with specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice or consultancy. Proven ability to deliver high quality research led teaching within Nursing and a publication profile commensurate with the post of Professor are essential. Registration with the UK Nursing and Midwifery Council is highly desirable.  

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Dr Andrew Melling, Head of Department at Andrew.melling@northumbria.ac.uk or Professor Tracy Finch at tracy.finch@northumbria.ac.uk

This is post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 therefore the successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply Now'and submit a Covering Letter and your CV, including a full list of publications where relevant and any documents specifically requested in the Role Description and Person Specification, such as a sample of written work or journal article. 

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality and is a member of the Euraxess network, which delivers information and support to professional researchers.

Currently, due to COVID-19, academic staff will normally be on campus for approximately two days per week when face to face teaching is scheduled, and as required to undertake research using specialist facilities.  

Please note this vacancy will close on 02/10/2020