External Examiner – MSc Public Health

Opening Date:
3 May 2024
Closing Date:
30 Jun 2024
Salary Range:

The University of Northampton is looking for an External Examiner for MSc Public Health.

The MSc Public Health programme at the University of Northampton is looking for an External Examiner to commence from September 2024 academic year. The programme is within the subject area – Social Therapies and Communities, under the Faculty of Health, Education and Society. The programme comprises of both full time (one year) and part time (two to five years) routes. Read more information about the programme (including the modules that make up the award) on the university website: https://www.northampton.ac.uk/courses/public-health-msc/

We are looking for someone who is suitably qualified with expertise in the field of Public Health or related fields, ideally a Programme Leader or Senior Lecturer.

Previous experience as an External Examiner is preferred but not essential, as support and mentoring can be provided. We do seek someone who can provide developmental feedback to the academic team, comment on the quality of feedback given to students across our modules and offer support in reviewing the programme.

The appointment will be for the four academic years 2024 to 2028, starting 1 October 2024.

Please note that we cannot currently accept applications from staff at the following institutions:

  • University of Chester
  • University of Nottingham
  • University of Derby
  • University of East London
  • University of Lincoln
  • University of Kent

The University of Northampton will not appoint an External Examiner from any of our approved partnerships. This information will be checked upon application.

Closing date: 30/06/2024

If you are interested in applying for this role (or to request further information), please send a recent CV to Dr Puremeluan Major, Programme Leader and Senior Lecturer for MSc Public Health. puremeluan.major@northampton.ac.uk

If you are unsuccessful in your application, we will destroy your application and CV after 1 month of the advert closing. If you are successful, your application and CV will be retained securely for five years, one year after the end of the four-year contract.

The University of Northampton is committed to creating a learning experience that celebrates equality and harnesses the power of diversity as exemplified by the rich social and ethnic backgrounds of our student body. We encourage applications from colleagues from diverse backgrounds to ensure that external scrutiny continues to challenge and inspire us.