Jobs: Wessex

Lecturer in Midwifery

Opening Date:
1 May 2019
Closing Date:
28 May 2019
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We are seeking a lecturer with a balanced portfolio [educationalist and research active], in preference, as in alignment with the current School and Faculty strategy to enhance the global research of the University and contribute to world-class education. You must be a Midwife, active on the professional NMC register, educated to PhD level or equivalent professional experience. Your experience will be as a midwifery educationalist with an interest in research for a 1.0 FTE, to join a vibrant academic community committed to pooling and extending understanding in research, education and practice, to create integrated educational programmes unique to the Faculty to make a positive difference to local and global health. About the university Midwifery education is established within one of the UK’s leading research-intensive Universities and a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group. Be a part of the University of Southampton, an institution in the top one per cent of world universities and one of the UK’s top 15 research-intensive Universities, being 8th in the UK (https://www.southampton.ac.uk/). We have an international reputation for research, teaching and enterprise activities. Our successes are acknowledged in international and UK league table rankings and with prestigious awards such as ‘Nursing’ being ranked 5th in the world and third in the UK according to the QS World Rankings by Subject 2019. About the Faculty/department You will be working within the Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences, School of Health Sciences. In a culture of collaboration, discovery and excellence, we pioneer advances in clinical practice and shape the future of healthcare delivery. We provide a first-class environment for cutting edge research and education to prepare tomorrow’s healthcare professionals to shape and advance practice across the world (https://www.southampton.ac.uk/healthsciences/index.page). For more information see https://jobs.soton.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=1136619CF