Teaching, Research & Scholarship
Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care
Job Description (PDF, 116.4kb)
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We are ranked in the world's top 350 institutions in the 2022 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and we are a global university transforming lives through innovative, inclusive and entrepreneurial education and research. Our research institutes and four faculties bridge scientific, technical and creative fields. We deliver impactful research which tackles pressing issues and makes a real difference to our communities. Our academic excellence has been recognised by the UK's Higher Education funding bodies, with 16 of our research areas assessed as world-leading. In 2021, we were awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize for our world-leading music therapy work.
About the Role:
The Faculty of Health Education, Medicine and Social Care offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses including doctoral level studies. Our new School of Medicine was established in 2018, and offers a five year undergraduate Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (A100) course. We also offer a Physician Associate course, as well as a wide range of postgraduate short courses and conferences. Our dynamic approach ensures that our students receive a high quality research-informed educational experience.
ARU has been awarded funding by Health Education England to support education, training and workforce development outcomes for Integrated Care Systems.
We are recruiting a Research Lead for the School of Medicine (SoM). The role will have responsibility for all research conducted within the school. The post holder will also be required to develop and manage research development within the SoM including clinical academic training pathways. They will need to work closely with partners internally and externally from the SoM.
With a MBBS or equivalent GMC registration plus M.D, PHD or Professional Doctorate, you will have extensive knowledge of research and postgraduate academic training pathways. You will also need a proven record of research output and understanding of current healthcare research.
Informal enquiries can be made to Sanjiv Ahluwalia, Head of School at [email protected]
Find out more about working with us.
We have an agile working culture and offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of our staff and students and expect all staff to share this commitment.
We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.
For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.