Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Global Health

Glasgow (GB)
02 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

College of Social Sciences 
School of Social and Political Sciences 

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Global Health
Ref: 018525) 

The University of Glasgow has been at the forefront in inspiring people in Scotland and the world, and delivering world-leading teaching and learning, research, discovery and knowledge exchange since 1451. Over 25,000 students attend the University and we have over 7,000 members of staff, and an annual research income of more than £181 million.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to play a key role in enriching the social science of global health research at the University of Glasgow, as Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Global Health. 

Based in the School of Social & Political Sciences, you will also be a member of the interdisciplinary Institute of Health & Wellbeing, building relationships across the University and leading and contributing research to improve health globally.

We welcome applicants at either the Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level able to contribute to research and teaching in relation to any of aspect of the One Health agenda, including prevention and management of NCDs in low and middle-income countries, end-of-life care, policies and programmes to understand and reduce inequality in health and wellbeing, health and migration. 

We also welcome applicants excited by the potential of interdisciplinary and solution-focused research and able to bring strong social science perspectives to health research with engineers, ecologists, epidemiologists, vets, doctors, arts practitioners and researchers and historians.

The successful candidate will provide academic leadership by undertaking research of international excellence in line with the School/College’s research strategy, making a substantial contribution to teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and undertaking School, College and, where appropriate, University leadership, management and administrative responsibilities.

This role may be appointed at either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level, depending on the experience of the successful candidate. 
Lecturer - Grade 7/8: £33,943 - £38,183 / £41,709 - £48,327
Senior Lecturer - Grade 9: £41,709 - £48,327

For full details of the role, and to apply, please visit http://www.glasgow.ac.uk/jobs and search for Ref. 018525. 

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Michele Burman, Head of School, at head-socpol-school@glasgow.ac.uk.

Closing date: 7 September 2017. 

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