Assistant Professor (Teaching & Learning) (Fixed term)
Monday, 12th July 2021
Psychiatry & Applied Psychology
£36914 to £49553 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
We are seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor to convene the research
dissertation module of the MSc Mental Health: Research & Practice.
Aspects of the role will include coordinating student projects that are
delivered in collaboration with clinical partners in Nottinghamshire NHS
Foundation Trust to ensure clinical colleagues are supported to offer student
projects and that the student learning experience is effective and of a high
quality. The role will include exploring the potential to increase the number
of student projects that are offered in collaboration with NHS services.
The post-holder will also work with colleagues to explore the potential to
develop an MSc Global Mental Health. This programme will be closely aligned
with the curriculum of the MSc Mental Health: Research & Practice with
additional content designed to enhance student learning of research and
practice in mental health internationally. The post-holder will establish the
potential market for the course.
The post-holder will also provide additional teaching in their own area of
expertise and will contribute to assessments across taught modules of the MSc.
This will include the planning and management of own teaching, delivered in a
variety of settings including small-group tutorials/seminars and lectures. The
post-holder will supervise and coordinate MSc research projects and will
contribute to the provision of pastoral support for PGT students across the
Division of Psychiatry & Applied Psychology.
The post-holder will be allocated time to conduct research at a level that is
in balance with their contributions to teaching and other activities.
This post is offered on a permanent contract. Hours of work are full-time
(36.25 hours) ; however applications are also welcome from candidates
wishing to work part-time (minimum 29 hours per week). Please specify in
your application if you wish to work part time and the number of preferred
hours. Job share arrangements may be considered.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Maddie Groom, Course Director MSc
Mental Health: Research and Practice firstname.lastname@example.org Please note
that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.
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