The appointment of a Chair in Clinical Nursing Research offers the opportunity to further develop the research activity, as part of a large and successful multi-disciplinary department. This strategic appointment will combine active research and scholarship with strategic leadership. We are looking for a person to inspire students and staff members connected with our professional programmes and to provide academic leadership in order to further develop our research activity in nursing.
The Department of Health Sciences is renowned for its methodological expertise and its commitment to policy relevant teaching and research. The Department has a strong portfolio of research on patient care, the healthcare workforce and health services research as well as established programmes of nursing and midwifery education.
The University of York is a highly successful institution with a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching. A member of the prestigious Russell Group, we are a dynamic, research-intensive university and have experienced significant growth over the past ten years, securing national and international recognition for our academic excellence. Our attractive landscaped campus has seen significant development which will continue as the University further develops its national and international reputation. The Department of Health Sciences is a multi- disciplinary department with an international reputation for excellence in applied health research www.york.ac.uk/healthsciences/.
Salary will be commensurate with experience on the professorial scale, Chair current minimum £61,539 a year, Reader £48,327—£59,400 a year.
Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Karl Atkin (email@example.com), or alternatively for a confidential discussion contact Paul Ellison (Recruitment Adviser) firstname.lastname@example.org on +44 (0)1904 324865.
Closing date: 13 November 2016
Interview date: 14 December 2016
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