External Examiner – Post-Registration and Postgraduate Provision (• Masters Programmes (MSc Quality Improvement and Patient Safety and MSc Leadership in Healthcare)

Opening Date:
8 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
7 May 2021
Salary Range:

The School of Health Sciences, University of Dundee is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for our MSc Quality Improvement and Patient Safety and MSc Leadership in Healthcare Programmes. Other modules may also be included subject to negotiation.

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.

All appointments will be from 31 January 2022 and will be initially for a four year period.

The University requires that External Examiners have qualifications at least equivalent to the Module/Programme being examined, so applicants should possess a Masters degree. Applicants should also hold a teaching qualification related to Higher Education.

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

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