Assistant Professor in Public Health (Fixed-term)

University of Nottingham
Epidemiology & Public Health
Closing Date
WorkplaceNottingham, East Midlands, UK


Assistant Professor in Public Health (Fixed-term)

£36261 to £48677 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Applications are invited for the role of Assistant Professor in Public Health in the Division of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Nottingham, based at Nottingham City Hospital Campus.

The purpose of this role is to provide high quality teaching and contribute to the planning, design and development of objectives and materials for our highly successful Masters in Public Health and Masters in Public Health (Global Health) courses.

You will have the unique opportunity to lead the design, development and delivery of two newly formed postgradaute introductory modules on public health and research methods. You will also lead modules on health promotion and sociological aspects of health and illness, and supervise postgraduate dissertations.

As a people-orientated individual you will have the ability to influence and engage collaboratively with students and staff within and external to the Division of Epidemiology and Public Health. Through the core postgraduate teaching team, you will receive support and mentoring you need to thrive in this role. You will be encouraged to undertake training and continued professional development opportunities available at the University of Nottingham to develop your current skill set and reach your personal and professional career goals.

As a University employee, you will have access to a range of benefits and rewards, including leading fitness and health facilities, staff discounts and travel schemes, along with a generous holiday allowance and a highly attractive pension scheme.

This fixed-term post is available from 1 March 2019 until 30 April 2020. Hours of work are full-time (36.25 hours per week) however applications are also welcome from candidates wishing to work part-time (minimum 29 hours per week). Please specify in your application if you wish to work part-time and the number of preferred hours. Job share arrangements may be considered for this post.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Sarah Lewis (sarah.lewis [at] nottingham[.]ac[.]uk). Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit; ?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> pplyingfromoverseas/index2.aspx


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