External Examiner – Post-Registration and Postgraduate Provision (Masters Programmes)

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 research and dissertation modules in our full-time and part-time healthcare Masters 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 1 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 to Kay Findlay at HealthSciences-QA@dundee.ac.uk