Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Global Public Health

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

The Public Health team comprises academics with extensive experience in higher education. Our teaching spans undergraduate, postgraduate and professional education. Our research and scholarship is often collaborative, working with university, local, national and international partners e.g. sexual health; community arts and wellbeing; health literacy; mental ill-health; lifestyles and health; early intervention; domestic abuse and substance misuse.

The Role

The role would require you to join a proactive, dynamic team that provides teaching and related scholarly activities. Mostly, we would like you to contribute to teaching our postgraduate students studying MSc Global Public Health, but you will also be teaching on our BSc (Hons) Public Health and Health Promotion and BSc (Hons) Mental Health, Wellbeing and Society courses. Our portfolio also includes a number of short courses in public health and PhDs.

The Person

You will have a relevant higher degree, a good understanding of global public health policy and practice and epidemiology, excellent communication skills and the ability to support others with their learning. Prior experience of working as a lecturer in global public health, in a university setting, would be desirable.

Additional Information

There is every confidence in the short, and long-term sustainability of the University, health courses and particularly the Public Health portfolio of courses. Do please feel free to contact Gail Sheppard (Academic Group Lead) if you would like to discuss this in more detail.

Informal enquiries to Gail Sheppard at gail.sheppard@canterbury.ac.uk

This post comes with excellent benefits and an opportunity to work in an enthusiastic, vibrant and friendly department within walking distance of the Canterbury City Centre.

Our staff enjoy competitive salaries and a great working environment with a number of benefits ranging from the occupational pension scheme to use of the University’s facilities including the library and fitness centre. We are strongly committed to equality and recognise the value of a diverse workforce.

How to apply

Start date for applications: Wed 26th May 2021
Closing date for applications: Fri 18th June 2021

Interviews are to be held: TBC

To apply online or gain further details about this post please visit our Vacancies page: www.canterbury.ac.uk

For posts of this nature you will be required to fill in the main details section as well as upload your CV and any supporting documents.

If you require further information regarding the application process please contact the Recruitment Team at hr.recruitment@canterbury.ac.uk quoting reference number .

Please note applications must be made online via the University website; details sent directly via email cannot be considered.

Please ensure you include email contact details of two employment referees in your application, one of which must be your current/ most recent line manager.

Prior consideration will be given to applicants in the University’s redeployment pool.

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