External Examiner – MMed (Master of Medicine) awards

Opening Date:
19 Jul 2016
Closing Date:
19 Aug 2016
Salary Range:

Edge Hill University, Faculty of Health and Social Care, is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to its Postgraduate Professional Education: with subject expertise in Medicine

Vacancy Ref: PPE 60
Programme: MMed (Master of Medicine) awards in a range of specialisms:

  • Master of Medicine (Cardiology)
  • Master of Medicine (Respiratory Medicine)
  • Master of Medicine (Regional Anaesthesia)
  • Master of Medicine (Rheumatology)
  • Master of Medicine (Gastroenterology)
  • Master of Medicine (Elderly Medicine)

Closing Date: Friday 19th August 2016

Module remits are subject to change throughout the term of office, remaining appropriate to the area of expertise.

Successful applicants would be appointed with effect from September 2016 for a term of four years, and would be joining an established and supportive external examiner team. External Examiners are required to attend Module Assessment Boards and to complete an annual report. External Examiners are also invited to engage with students in practice.

If you would like to discuss specific information relating to the programmes, please contact Carol Kelly,  Senior Lecturer PPE, kellyc@edgehill.ac.uk, 01695 657090.

All applicants must be a qualified physician and registered with the GMC.
All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners.

Interested individuals should send their CV, quoting the reference of the vacancy, to:

Laura Makin
Quality Assurance Administrator
Faculty of Health and Social Care
Edge Hill University

01695 650748