External Examiner – Post-Registration and Postgraduate Provision

Opening Date:
2 May 2023
Closing Date:
2 Jun 2023
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. Applicants with experience of MSc dissertation supervision and delivery of research-based modules are especially welcome to apply.

All appointments will be from 1 October 2023 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:

Charlie Middleton
Head of Postgraduate & Post Qualifying Studies
School of Health Sciences
Email: c.y.middleton@dundee.ac.uk
Telephone: 01382 385074

Please forward expressions of interest, together with your CV to Kay Findlay at HealthSciences-QA@dundee.ac.uk

Closing date: Friday 2 June 2023