Professor of Medical Education

Competitive remuneration
16 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
18 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of East London is a vibrant and diverse university located in Stratford and Royal Albert Dock, at the heart of the industrial and creative shift east. Our Vision 2028 is an ambitious 10-year strategy that will position the University at the forefront of careers-led education – a springboard for the jobs, innovations and opportunities of the future. We are committed to advancing knowledge and driving innovation for positive change for people and the planet.

Having established a strong profile in the education of future health workers, UEL now wishes to develop a profile in medical education. Given the continuing calls for the further expansion of medical student numbers, we are considering the potential for a medical school at UEL, as well as exploring other options that will enable UEL to make a unique and highly valued contribution to medical education.

We are now seeking to appoint a Professor of Medical Education to lead the academic development of our offer in medical education. Reporting to the Dean of Medical Education and working closely with the Dean of the School of Health, Sport and Bioscience, the Professor will shape of the University’s offer in medical education and provide effective leadership to the teams involved in the development, delivery and review of the University’s offer.

You will be clinically qualified, registered and in good standing with the GMC and will be in clinical practice (or clinically active within the last five years). You will bring an excellent understanding of medical education, the requirements of clinical education and assessment in contemporary and emerging clinical practice, and the application of best practice and research findings to medical education. You will bring experience of leading curriculum development in medical education, the delivery of medical education and research leadership including PGR/PhD supervision.

For more information, please visit our website. 

For a confidential discussion, please contact our advising consultants at Anderson Quigley: Imogen Wilde on +44 (0)7864 652 633,

or Elliott Rae on +44 (0)7584 078 534,

The closing date for applications is noon on 18th December 2022.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.