Lecturer (Academic) in Clinical Imaging (Part-Time,Fixed-Term,Two Positions)

Opening Date:
6 Jul 2020
Closing Date:
12 Aug 2020
Salary Range:

The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences is a vibrant and innovative environment containing five academic departments: Medical Science and Public Health, Nursing Science, Midwifery and Health Sciences, Rehabilitation and Sport Science and Social Sciences and Social Work. The Institute of Medical Imaging and Visualisation (IMIV) sits within the Department of Medical Science & Public Health. We are investing in some exciting new positions to further align our teaching and research portfolio toward BU’s 2025 strategic investment in Medical Sciences. We are working together with the NHS and Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group to realise the joint benefit of a new MRI Scanner that will be based in Bournemouth University.

We looking to recruit up to two Lecturers in Clinical Imaging with a clinical and/or research background in medical imaging. As a Lecturer in Clinical Imaging at IMIV you will be involved in the research and educational output of the IMIV. You will be expected to be available to work within Bournemouth University’s Imaging Centre on one day each week, to supervise clinical and research imaging or, if required, to scan patients, depending on your professional background. You will have the opportunity to develop your own research interests and lead or contribute to grant writing, study design and protocol development. Depending on the nature of any research activity, you may need to spend time at local NHS sites. You will also contribute to education delivery where appropriate across the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

You will be a qualified radiographer with MRI expertise, a qualified sonographer, or a medical doctor in speciality training, with a commitment to clinical research and/or medical education in the field of medical imaging. Post-graduate research qualifications, or an intention to undertake a higher research degree is desirable, and we will look to support those wishing to pursue this. You will be research active and committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement.

This post is available part-time for 0.2 FTE (7.4 hours per week).

This post is available on a fixed-term basis until 1 September 2022.

A satisfactory enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for this position.

For further information and discussion, please contact Dr Jamie Franklin by email (jfranklin@bournemouth.ac.uk).