Senior Lecturer in Health Studies

London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
£51,799 - £60,022 per annum plus London Weighting Allowance
01 Sep 2021
End of advertisement period
30 Sep 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Health and Life Sciences 

London Campus

Senior Lecturer in Health Studies


AC4: £51,799 - £60,022 per annum plus London Weighting Allowance

Full time: 35 hours per week

The School of Health and Life Sciences is one of the largest integrated schools combining health and life science programmes. Our graduates make an immense contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of communities across the globe.

This post in the Division of Biological Sciences and Health will primarily support the development and delivery of our professional health studies programme at the newly developed London campus and contribute to learning, teaching and research across the School of Health and Life Science.

Experience of learning and teaching in higher education with a desire to develop innovative methods to enhance the student experience across our programmes is essential. We are looking for an experienced professional in health and social care with an understanding of relevant contemporary and global issues. Qualified to PhD level in a relevant subject area with experience of developing and leading programmes in a higher education setting.

As a senior lecturer you would be expected to take a lead role in the development of learning and teaching, research and commercial activities in the area of Health Studies and contribute to the strategic development of the Division and School.

If you wish to make an informal enquiry, prior to submitting an application, you may email:

Dr Gail McGarvie, Head of Division, Biological Sciences and Health.

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Further information, including details of how to apply are available at

Closing date:  Thursday 30th September 2021

Interview date:  Monday 18th October 2021

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups.

UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer. University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520