External Examiner

Opening Date:
3 Jan 2014
Closing Date:
10 Jan 2014
Salary Range:

University of Southampton
We are seeking to appoint an External Examiner with specific responsibility for modules within the BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Cardiovascular and, Respiratory and Sleep Science) programme. The appointment will be with immediate effect.
Applicants should hold appropriate academic qualifications; preferably have previous experience of acting in the role as an External Examiner and have an interest or a background in research. Ideally applicants should have clinical experience in or a good working knowledge of both cardiac and respiratory and sleep physiology, and an understanding of the Modernising Scientific Careers agenda.
We are committed to a philosophy of inter-professional learning and have an increasing number of international students. We hope to recruit external examiners whose expertise reflects our philosophy.
Examination Boards take place once each semester with a further supplementary board in September. For further information please contact Sil Wallach (Programme Lead) at Sil.Wallach@soton.ac.uk or Deborah Guy (Curriculum and Quality Assurance) at D.Guy@soton.ac.uk.
Details of the Universities procedures for External Examiners can be accessed at https://sharepoint.soton.ac.uk/sites/ese/quality_handbook/Handbook/Policies%20and%20procedures%20regarding%20the%20appointment,%20role%20and%20responsibilities%20of%20external%20examiners%20for%20taught%20programmes.aspx .
Details of the Faculty provision can be accessed at http://www.southampton.ac.uk/healthsciences/.
If you are interested in applying, please forward your Curriculum Vitae and your area of interest/expertise by e-mail to Deborah Guy outlining your teaching, research and External Examining Experience.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Friday 10th January 2014