Professor in Allied Healthcare

Opening Date:
1 May 2014
Closing Date:
15 Jun 2014
Salary Range:

Cardiff University School of Healthcare Sciences is seeking to appoint a Professor in Allied Healthcare who will play a major role in developing and enhancing the School’s national and international research profile.

The School of Healthcare Sciences was recently created from the former Schools of Healthcare Studies and Nursing & Midwifery Studies. Its activities encompass a broad range of healthcare sciences including: Clinical Photography, Midwifery, and Nursing (Adult, Child and Mental Health) Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Perioperative Practice, Radiography (diagnostic and therapeutic).

Dynamic, innovative and forward looking, the School is recognised for its excellence in learning, teaching and research. Through these, we are committed to the development of impactful healthcare knowledge that directly improves health outcomes and healthcare for patients and families.

Underpinning this, we support an ethical, open and collaborative work ethos based upon dignity, respect and courtesy. We do not invest in blame but seek to find better ways of doing things. We strive for excellence in all we do, and encourage critical thinking and reflection, valuing freedom of thought and intellectual curiosity.

You are encouraged to make an informal enquiry about the post to: Professor Sheila Hunt, Dean and Head of School (tel: 02920 917782 or email:

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Note: the School is also seeking to appoint a Professor of Healthcare Sciences (2059BR) and a Professor in Arthritis Research (2060BR)