BOURNEMOUTH UNIVERSITY

Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in International Health

Location
Bournemouth, Dorset
Posted
09 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BOURNEMOUTH UNIVERSITY

Senior Lecturer/Lecturer (Academic) in International Health
Ref: HSS97

Starting salary for Senior Lecturer (Academic) £39,324 - £46,924 per annum with further progression opportunities to £51,260

Starting salary for Lecturer (Academic) £32,958 - £38,183 per annum with further progression opportunities to £41,709

At Bournemouth University our vision is to create the most stimulating, challenging and rewarding university experience in a world-class learning community by sharing our unique fusion of excellent education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students, graduates and staff to enrich the world.

We were the first university to be commended by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) for the quality of student learning opportunities and in 2012 we won the Queens Anniversary Award for Higher Education. We are currently changing the face of the university through our new, transformational estates programme with a stunning series of iconic new buildings, and we are continuing to invest further in our intellectual capital by seeking to appoint high calibre teams and individuals to our award-winning Faculties.

The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences works closely with practice partners to prepare and develop health care and social work professionals to provide high quality care. We are involved in world-leading research projects, responding to issues at the forefront of health and social care practice. Our research influences policy and professional practice at a local, national and international level.

As a Lecturer (Academic) or Senior Lecturer (Academic) in International Health, you will:

  • Be expected to strengthen the Department’s research through joining an active and productive group of academics. You will also engage in attracting external grant funding, knowledge transfer, academic publishing, continuous professional development and other forms of external engagement and professional practice, as appropriate.
  • Be committed to excellence in teaching, enthusiastic about student-centred pedagogy and you will contribute to education delivery, including programme management as required, across the range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
  • Make a significant contribution to employability, and professional engagement with relevant internal and external organisations, at a regional, national and international level.

You will be based in the Department of Nursing and Clinical Sciences, Lansdowne Campus.  This role offers an exciting opportunity to work collaboratively within Bournemouth University and with external partners relevant to International Health.

You will be qualified to Doctorate level or be able to demonstrate the ability to create and disseminate knowledge at an equivalent level and the capability to convert this knowledge into a doctorate in a maximum of 3-5 years from the date of appointment. You will be research active and committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement.

Applications are welcome from those with particular expertise in the area of international health.

For further information and discussion or the opportunity for an informal visit, please contact by email Professor Stephen Tee, Executive Dean Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, stee@bournemouth.ac.uk

A detailed job description and person specification are available from our website together with an online application form. Alternatively, please telephone 01202 961130 (24 hour answerphone) quoting the appropriate reference. 

Closing date: (Midnight) Wednesday 5 April 2017

www.bournemouth.ac.uk/academic-jobs