Associate Professor in Midwifery

Opening Date:
17 Aug 2023
Closing Date:
17 Sep 2023
Salary Range:

The School of Health Sciences is part of a highly successful and vibrant faculty. Frequently commended for our partnership working across the sector, the school delivers a range of undergraduate and post graduate courses leading to registration in nursing, midwifery, and allied healthcare professions. The University is currently investing in the development of state-of-the-art simulation centres, which will further enhance our record of teaching innovation.

Due to the expansion of our provision of Midwifery education onto the Medway campus from September 2023, we are seeking to appoint a highly experienced registered midwifery academic. The successful candidate will have a passion for education to strategically lead the midwifery provision at Medway and increase placement capacity within Kent.

You will join a team delivering our highly successful pre-registration 3 year midwifery programmes (OfS and MDA) and will also have opportunity to teach on our post-qualifying programmes according to expertise.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Dr Beverly Joshua – Head of School, Health Sciences via email at or

Associate Professor Mandy Stevenson – Deputy Head of School, Health Sciences via email at

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