Associate Professor in Physiotherapy – Full time, Permanent

Opening Date:
27 Jul 2022
Closing Date:
28 Aug 2022
Salary Range:

We are seeking to recruit an Associate Professor in Physiotherapy, to join our programme team. If you are passionate about the development of the physiotherapy profession and preparing future physiotherapists, this is the job for you! As a member of the Allied Health & Social Care Sciences Subject Group, you will be joining a vibrant academic team who work with other colleagues across the school as part of a supportive, collaborative interprofessional community for both education and research.

You will be supported in the role to further develop your own academic career in your identified academic pathway (Professional Practice, Learning & Teaching, Research or Business & Enterprise) through access to a range of resources available to all University staff and through a coaching approach to personal development. We work in an inclusive way and can support hybrid/ flexible working. We will also consider applications for part-time time working, job sharing and secondments.

Edinburgh Napier University’s phenomenal results from the Research Excellence Framework (2021) are testament to our growing strength and capability as a research institution. These results, alongside our consistently positive National Student Survey results and sustained high levels of graduate employability, demonstrate the increasing impact of Edinburgh Napier’s collective work, quality and commitment.

If you are excited at the prospect of joining our fantastic team then we’d love to receive an application from you!

Essential requirements

  • Qualification in relevant discipline at least to postgraduate level.
  • Professional qualifications relevant to discipline.
  • Current registration with the relevant Professional Statutory Regulatory Body for the role.
  • Profile that demonstrates at least national standing and some international engagement.
  • Generation of external income.
  • Doctoral level qualification.

How will we reward you?

In return, we offer a great working environment where we support ambition, recognise achievement and offer an attractive benefit package.

Salary: £51,799 – £60,022 per annum (Grade 7)

Additional Information
To apply for this position, please follow this link:

Application closing date: 28th August 2022 @11:59 pm

Interview date: Week of 12th September

Please note due to COVID-19 it is possible that interviews will take place via video conferencing.

The University is committed to inclusion, demonstrated through our work in respect of our diversity awards and accreditations and holds Disability Confident, Carer Positive and Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champion status.