Associate Professor / Programme Lead – MSc Physician Associate

Opening Date:
18 Jan 2023
Closing Date:
10 Feb 2023
Salary Range:

Full time – Part time and secondments will be considered – High Wycombe

Salary – £53,353 – £61,823 (pro rata if part-time)

Buckinghamshire New University is an ambitious, modern university that is always open to fresh ideas and thinking. We believe in the transformative power of education, and in doing the right thing by our students, people and local community. That’s why our BNU community is a special place to work and study, and where people who want to make a difference can contribute and succeed.

Our University’s DRIVE values are at the heart of all that we do. We are united in being dynamic, responsible, inclusive, visionary and empowering to ensure that we provide the best experience to our learners and offer excellent service to our partners and to each other as colleagues.

BNU continues to experience rapid growth in student numbers, making us one of the fastest-growing higher education providers. This is an exciting time to join the University as we invest significantly in estate developments and welcome Jay Blades MBE as our inaugural Chancellor.

The School of Health and Social Care Professions are delighted to invite applications for 1x Associate Professor / Programme Lead – MSc Physician Associate (1.0FTE). The post holder, will be responsible for developing and delivering excellence in research-led teaching by strengthening links between our subject-based research and teaching contributing to strong student outcomes and commercial success.

Working with a professional, knowledgeable and focused team, you will engage with relevant sectors and contribute to the school’s continuing strong reputation as a leader in innovative and career-focused programmes. The role requires someone with knowledge, drive, commitment and a flair for sharing those attributes with our ambitious and highly capable students.

What we offer:

  • a generous holiday entitlement (35 days per annum), plus bank holidays (pro-rata) & closure days)
  • training & development support opportunities
  • contributory pension scheme (defined benefits scheme)
  • discounted gym membership to our on-site gym
  • a range of staff discounts with major retailers.

Please click here to see our wide range of benefits available for employees.

If you have the qualities and attributes representative of the University’s values and ambition, we would be delighted to hear from you.

For further information about this role please contact either Professor Ricardo Khine (Head of School: Health and Social Care Professions) on or Dr Yetunde Dairo (Associate Professor of Physiotherapy) on for questions relating to the role.

All applications are to be made in full and online.

Buckinghamshire New University is proud to have a diverse community and a strong track record of inclusion. Our aim is to continue to build an environment where everyone thrives and can be themselves. We therefore ensure that our interview/shortlisting Chairs complete the relevant e-learning and/or inclusive recruitment training.

Closing Date: 10 February 2023

Interview Date: Week commencing 27 February 2023

If you are successful in securing an interview for the role, you will be required to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

At Buckinghamshire New University equality of opportunity and diversity is at