Associate Professor (Digital Innovation in Health & Social Care)

Opening Date:
19 Jul 2021
Closing Date:
31 Aug 2021
Salary Range:

The University of Lincoln has built an international reputation for the quality of its teaching and research. The University was named as the Modern University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021. The University of Lincoln is rated TEF Gold – the highest standard possible – for the quality of its teaching.

The School of Health and Social Care is forward thinking, and ambitious with plans to further develop education across the health and social care portfolio. The School has excellent relationships with a range of local, regional and national stakeholder’s integral to the development of the health and social care education agenda, and the provision of a highly skilled workforce.

We are looking for a passionate individual to drive innovation and growth in the use of digital technologies in the development and delivery of our health and social care educational portfolio. The Associate Professor (Principal Lecturer equivalent) post holder will join the school leadership team and will work collaboratively with colleagues and external stakeholders to facilitate the creative design, delivery and evaluation of educational programmes that embed technological and educational innovations that enhance learning experiences, improve the accessibility of learning and equip our graduates to become future leaders of the digital transformation of health & social care provision.

Do you have experience of educational technological innovations in health and social care education and can demonstrate strong leadership, facilitatory and motivational skills?

Do you have the communication skills to engage with a range of internal and external stakeholders to collaboratively develop and implement a school digital innovation strategy which will meet the school and university objectives?

Do you have the skills and experience of identifying opportunities and ways to innovate, and are able to evaluate and disseminate the effectiveness and impact of the innovations?

Are you dynamic, adaptable and a team player who can work across professional and portfolio boundaries and has a passion for education and health and social care workforce development?
Situated in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln offers a fantastic working environment, with superb teaching spaces and offices overlooking the Brayford Pool Marina, and just a 5 minute walk from the train and bus stations.

To find out more about this post, the School and working at Lincoln, please email the Head of School, Dr Kate Grafton at