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Lecturer in Medical Sociology or Health Psychology

Lancaster Medical School
Salary:   £35,210 to £48,676
Closing Date:   Wednesday 29 May 2019
Interview Date:   Wednesday 12 June 2019
Reference:  A2651

Lancaster Medical School is an emerging department within one of the top ten UK universities with excellent student satisfaction scores. The opportunity has arisen to join a committed team at this exciting stage in the development of Lancaster Medical School.

You will join a team of highly dedicated, experienced and enthusiastic colleagues within the Medical School, to deliver teaching within our Health, Culture & Society theme, and will work closely with the Director of Admissions to lead on the delivery of the widening participation strategy for Lancaster Medical School. 

You will be supported to develop your own programme of research, and will be encouraged to develop collaborative research within the Faculty, in line with our research strategy. You will also be encouraged to supervise dissertation projects and PhD students.

The Faculty strategy has teaching and research collaborations with NHS colleagues as a priority and you will have the opportunity to develop your research activity and contribute to teaching, learning and assessment in collaboration with clinical colleagues and academic colleagues with a very wide range of expertise.

The Faculty provides a research environment that strongly supports the individual needs of each employee, promoting a healthy work-life balance. We are committed to family-friendly and flexible working policies on an individual basis, as well as the Athena SWAN Charter, which recognises and celebrates good employment practice undertaken to address gender equality in higher education and research.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Dr Karen Grant, Director of Admissions (+44 (0)1524 593688), email

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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