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Lecturer in Global/Public Health

Health Sciences
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University of York - Heslington Campus
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38,832 - 47,722 Per year
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Lecturer in Global/Public Health

£38,832 - £47,722

Full-time, 37 hours per week

The Department of Health Sciences is seeking a Lecturer in Global/Public Health which will be based in one of our highly successful research groups

This appointment is a key strategic development aimed at recruiting future leaders of global/public health research to support the Department in maintaining its commitment to research and teaching excellence.  Applications are particularly welcomed from those with research skills and experience of conducting global/public health, in particular in the areas of tobacco control and/or mental and physical multi-morbidities. 

You will have the opportunity to be part of a large and successful vibrant multi-disciplinary Department, renowned for its methodological expertise and commitment to global health research, and will contribute to the design, development and delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate global/public health modules, as well as expanding your own research portfolio. In addition, you will be required to contribute to the supervision of Masters and PhD students, as well as undertake a range of administrative and managerial responsibilities appropriate to the role. 

You should have a PhD in a Health Related subject or in exceptional circumstances, substantial relevant experience at an equivalent level.  You will have an emerging portfolio of high quality research, evidenced by attracting external sources of funding and a track record of publication and dissemination that complements and/or extends the existing research activity within the Department.  In addition, you will have experience of taking responsibility for learning and teaching, and successful course planning, design and delivery, at undergraduate, and preferably, postgraduate level.  You should also hold an appropriate academic professional and teaching qualification or be prepared to complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice.

Informal enquiries to or Professor Tracy Lightfoot ( +44(0)1904 321881) or Professor Patrick Doherty

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