Aston University

Aston University

Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science; Lead for Student Support and Personal Professional Development (0235-24)

United Kingdom

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Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science; Lead for Student Support and Personal

Professional Development

Aston Medical School Location: Aston University Main Campus

Salary: £56,021 to £64,914 per annum Grade: Grade 10 Contract Type: Permanent

Basis: Full Time Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Thursday 30 May 2024 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: 0235-24 Release Date: Thursday 09 May 2024

Aston University is one of the UK's top 25 universities. A new leadership team, led by our Vice-Chancellor Professor Aleks Subic, has developed a bold 2030 strategy which builds on our strengths and supports our ambition to continue to grow and develop our position as a university renowned for science, technology, and enterprise.

Aston Medical School, part of the College of Health and Life Sciences, was established in 2018 and has an expanding programme of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in medicine/health. This replacement post will combine research and teaching duties. Key components of this post are to lead Student Support within the MBChB programme, oversee the Personal Tutoring system, and continue the development, management and delivery of the innovative, integrated curriculum in PPD and interprofessional education. Applications from candidates with research expertise in genomic medicine, bioinformatics, digital health, AI applied to medicine, evidence-based medicine, systematic reviews or biostatistics are encouraged but the post is not restricted to these areas. Candidates will be undertaking impactful research and have a desire to contribute to innovative teaching programmes.

What we offer

  • Aston University is a dynamic and vibrant campus located within Birmingham city centre, which has excellent transport links via bus or train.
  • A generous annual leave scheme with 30 days bookable leave and a further 13 days bank holiday and University Closure days.
  • Everyday discounts to a number of activities and retailers
  • Great family friendly policies
  • On site gym and pool with discounted staff membership available
  • Further information on our Benefits and Rewards can be found here
  • For informal discussions relating to this post contact Professor Eamonn Maher; email: [email protected]

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    Aston University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. It promotes equality and diversity in all aspects of its work. We strive to have robust inclusivity strategies in place, including race and sexual orientation, to encourage colleagues to have the confidence and freedom to be themselves in the workplace. For more information, visit: https: // www2.aston.ac.uk/about/inclusive-aston

    We recognise the value of flexible working. Please contact the recruiting manager to discuss what flexible working options are available for particular roles.

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    Job details

    Title

    Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science; Lead for Student Support and Personal Professional Development (0235-24)

    Employer

    Aston University

    Location

    United Kingdom

    Published

    May 09, 2024

    Application deadline

    May 30, 2024

    Job type

    Lecturer

    Field

    Biology,Medicine

    About the employer

    Aston University is a leading public research university in the UK. Established in 1966, The university campus is located on a green 60 acre, self-contained site in the center of Birmingham. Aston University is an internationally acknowledged center for education and research endeavor. The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, apprenticeship, foundation, and executive programs across disciplines. It also offers arrays of online courses. All the programs offered at the university are designed corresponding to the trends and demands of the industry and business globally.

    The various faculties and schools of the university include Engineering & Applied Science, Aston Graduate School, Languages & Social Sciences, Aston Business School, Life & Health Sciences, and Aston Medical School. The team of faculty of Aston University comprises highly qualified professors as well as experts from respective industries. Modern tools and logical approaches like case studies are adopted in teaching methodologies. Besides theoretical sessions, the university gives emphasis on the practical training of students. Skill development programs are carried out to inculcate dexterity for leading-edge technologies among students.

    Aston University boasts a world-class infrastructure at the campus offering the finest learning experience. There are hi-tech laboratories, libraries, studios, and IT centers, and seminar halls at the campus supporting an environment for advanced knowledge. Aston University is a hub for world-leading research initiatives. To undertake the highest quality of research, the university has established advanced research centers. 78% of the research has been evaluated ‘World-leading’ by Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. The university has teamed up with universities and research institutes across the world for knowledge sharing and collaborative research initiatives. Further, the university maintains partnerships with the industry for sponsored research programs.

    Aston is a university of global repute. Students across the world come to study at a prestigious university. The university considers all the aspects of students. It provides counseling, medical, legal (VISA and other), and other services to students. There are indoor and outdoor sports arenas, fitness centers, swimming pools, cafeterias, banks, and other facilities at the campus.

    The university offers modern accommodation facilities to students. There are various student clubs at the university that organizes sports meets, music fests, dance competitions, literary fest, art exhibitions, and other events. All these events comprise cross-disciplinary participation that helps to build team spirits among students. Aston University offers various scholarships and study loans to students so that all can have access to education beyond any financial barrier. Aston University maintains a high record of placements. Students passing from the university are recruited by leading companies with high remuneration packages.

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