Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science

York, North Yorkshire
01 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Sep 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science

Salary - £32,004 - £48,327 per annum

Full time, permanent opportunity

York St John is an ambitious, modern university at the heart of historic York and there’s never been a more exciting time to join us.

After investing over £110 million in our campus and facilities, establishing nine schools across multiple expertise and developing a suite of attractive, contemporary courses, we’ve seen the biggest rise across all English universities in UCAS acceptances this year.

Central to our ambition is an absolute commitment to academic excellence.  Over a third of our research is already world leading or internationally excellent and we’re going further and faster to enhance this, with collaborative opportunities to do work that makes a real world impact and promotes social justice.

We’ve also created the conditions for quality teaching to thrive.  We’re third in the UK for the proportion of our academics with formal teaching qualifications, we’re a consistent Stonewall Top 100 employer and we hold the Social Enterprise Gold Mark for Responsible Business Practice.  Our strength lies in our community: renowned for our friendly, supportive environment we will nurture your talent so that you can accomplish your ambitions.

 As part of our expansion we are recruiting for a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science

The School of Health Sciences is seeking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic individual to support the development and delivery of our new Biomedical Science programme in the School.  You will contribute to teaching on the undergraduate Biomedical Science programme, with appointment at Senior Lecturer level being offered if you are able to demonstrate the ability to make a leadership contribution or undertake a significant administrative role within the area.  You will have a PhD and be able to demonstrate current research activity in terms of publications and / or research income. Research supervision is also desirable.  Expertise in the area of biochemistry with cardiovascular disease and / or diabetes is essential. 

If you’d like to shape the story of a 175 year old institution with a fantastic future, we’d love to hear from you.  

For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Sue Jones, Subject Director for Biomedical Science on 01904 876918 or s.jones1@yorksj.ac.uk

We are committed to diversity and inclusion and welcome applications from all backgrounds.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted in place of the application form.

Closing date: Friday 1st September 2017

Provisional interview date - 21st September 2017