Lecturer in Social Science, Health & Medicine (Global Health or Bioethics & Society)

Lecturer in Social Science, Health & Medicine (Global Health or Bioethics & Society)   
Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine         
Job reference:  G6-7/DAF/1114/12-JT   
Closing date for applications: 04-Dec-2012
We seek to appoint to a lectureship in social science, health and medicine, to contribute to our undergraduate degree in Global Health and Social Medicine, and to one of our two new Masters programmes: MSc in Global Health and MA in Bioethics and Society.

Applicants should have a strong social science background in sociology, anthropology, cultural geography or a cognate discipline; and a specialism relevant to global health or to bioethics. Applicants must have a completed doctorate, a developing research strategy, evidence of high quality publications, and relevant teaching experience. The person appointed will be expected to develop and deliver new taught modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and will have the opportunity to supervise research students in their areas of expertise. A commitment to collegiality is essential, as is the ability and willingness to engage in constructive dialogue with medical and biomedical researchers and practitioners, and with policy makers.

The post is available from 1st January 2013 or as soon as possible thereafter.

For an informal discussion of the post please contact Professor Nikolas Rose via email at nikolas.rose@kcl.ac.uk

The appointment will be made, dependent on relevant qualifications and experience, within the Grade 6/7 scale, currently £33,343 to £46,849, per annum, inclusive of £2,323 London Allowance, per annum.

Post duration
Indefinite contract.

To apply for the post, please click on the 'Further details' link below to open the job pack. The job pack contains detailed instructions on how to make your application. Please ensure that you follow the instructions carefully, as incomplete or incorrect applications may not be considered. All correspondence MUST clearly state the job title and reference number G6-7/DAF/1114/12-JT.

Further details

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