External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Public Health

Opening Date:
24 May 2019
Closing Date:
21 Jun 2019
Salary Range:

We are seeking a replacement external examiner from 2019/20 for the BSc (Hons) Public Health course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds annual workshops. Further support is provided by the course lead and Community Academic Programme lead. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year.

Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:

  • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of examinations undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • He/she must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;

One External Examiner is required.

Responsibility would include the following:

Level 4

  • Introduction to Key Concepts in Public Health
  • Introduction to Public Health Ethics, Policy and Service Delivery
  • Introduction to Research and Project Methods
  • Introduction to Health Needs Assessment

Level 5

  • Epidemiology and Research Methods
  • Population Surveillance and Assessment Methods
  • Health Protection
  • Enabling Behavioural Change
  • Community Engagement for Public Health (Placement Module)
  • Global Health

Level 6

  • Health Promotion for Public Health
  • Community and Public Health Engagement (Placement Module)
  • Dissertation for Public Health

Commencement date September 2019, period of 4 years

For an informal discussion, please contact:

BSc Public Health course lead – Stephanie Stevens s.stevens3@brighton.ac.uk telephone 01273 641983
Community Health Programme Academic Lead – Marianne Willmer M.Willmer@brighton.ac.uk telephone 01273 644086

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk, with the course title in the subject line.
Further information may be found at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/courses/study/public-health-bsc-hons.aspx