External Examiner – MRes Health Research

Opening Date:
6 Mar 2023
Closing Date:
21 Apr 2023
Salary Range:

We are seeking a new external examiner for the MRes (Health Research) course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds annual workshops. Further support is also provided by the course lead and the Academic Programme Lead for Acute Care, Community Nursing & Midwifery . 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;
  • He/she will have a recognised health related qualification, and be either Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) or Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered.

One External Examiner is required for the 1 year full-time, 2 year part time, MRes (Health Research).

The role would involve being an external examiner across a range of Level 7 modules.

Commencement date Sept 2023 for a period of 4 years

For an informal discussion, please contact:

Course Lead – Dr Nina Stewart: email n.stewart1@brighton.ac.uk or
Academic Programme Lead for Acute Care, Community Nursing & Midwifery – Dr Susanne Simmons: email S.J.Simmons@brighton.ac.uk

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the title of the course in the subject line.

Further information about the School of Sport and Health Sciences may be found on the University website at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/about-us/contact-us/academic-departments/school-of-sport-and-health-sciences.aspx