External Examiner – Post-Registration and Postgraduate Provision (BSc and MSc Infection: Prevention and Control) and BSc Infection: Prevention and Control

Opening Date:
27 May 2021
Closing Date:
18 Jun 2021
Salary Range:

The School Health Sciences, University of Dundee is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for our MSc and BSc Infection: Prevention and Control Programmes. We offer a number of IPC related modules and MSc students also undertake a dissertation.

The successful candidate will be employed by a higher education institution and will hold a minimum of a Masters degree, with competence and experience in infection prevention and control. Applicants should also hold a teaching qualification related to Higher Education. We would welcome applications from both those with and those without previous external examining experience and would be delighted to offer support and guidance to any successful candidates who are new to external examining.

Dependent on workload, the successful candidate may also be required to examine other post qualifying modules including research and dissertations.

All appointments will be from 1 September 2021 and will be initially for a four year period.

The University’s Assessment and External Examiners Overview, which includes a link to the ‘Guidance on External Examining of Undergraduate and Taught Postgraduate Programmes including the Conduct of Examination Boards’, can be found at:


For further information please contact:
Dr Heather Whitford
Head of Postgraduate & Post Qualifying Studies
Email: h.m.whitford@dundee.ac.uk

Patricia Kydd
Programme Lead
Email: p.kydd@dundee.ac.uk

Applications along with a CV should be submitted by to Kay Findlay at HealthSciences-QA@dundee.ac.uk