Professor/Reader in Maternal and Child Health

Opening Date:
18 Nov 2015
Closing Date:
1 Dec 2015
Salary Range:

The University of Surrey is a global university with a world-class research profile and an enterprising spirit. Inventive and forward thinking, our heritage shows a recurring theme of going our own way, doing things differently and we are now 4thin the Guardian’s University League Table.

Within the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, the School of Health Sciences is ranked 2nd in the Complete University Guide and is a leading provider of education programmes for healthcare practitioners and is in the top 10 in the UK for research following the recent Research Excellence Framework assessment. The School is in an exciting period of development and opportunity with ambitious plans for the future that focus on the continuing development of excellence in teaching, building our international research profile and extending our clinical collaborations locally and nationally. The School has a particular focus on integrated care and ensuring professional development to enable optimal health outcomes for individuals and our research is at the forefront of developing innovative technology for future healthcare delivery.

To build on the expertise within the School we are seeking to appoint the following positions:
• Professor of Health Sciences
• Professor of Maternal/ Child Health
• Professor/Reader for Long Term Conditions
• Senior Lecturer in Emergency Care
• Senior Lecturer/ Reader in Care of Older People
• Lecturer/Teaching Fellow in Mental Health
• Research Fellow in Health Sciences

In addition to salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities. We also offer an exclusive discounted membership package to all our staff for the Surrey Sport Park.

Please contact Melaine Coward, Director of Health Sciences Education ( or Professor Nora Kearney, Head of School ( for further information about these posts.