University of Hull

University of Hull

Senior Lecturer in Cutaneous Pathology Research (HYMS10)

United Kingdom

Closing in 13 days

Senior Lecturer in Cutaneous Pathology Research Reference: HYMS10

Campus: York Faculty/Area: Faculty of Health Sciences Subject Group/Team: Hull York Medical School Salary: £56,021 to £64,914 per annum Post Type: Full Time Closing Date: Sunday 08 October 2023


Hull York Medical School is a collaboration between the Universities of Hull and York and the NHS. The School operates from both University campuses and within teaching hospitals and medical practices throughout the Yorkshire and Humber region. The School is committed to transforming the health of people within the region and beyond – through its students, staff and the impact of its teaching and research.

This unique partnership brings together the expertise of both the Universities of Hull and York and offers a thriving environment in which to conduct world- leading research. Strong partnerships with NHS Trusts and community health organisations offer a wide clinical base within which to study those conditions, which most affect local communities – improving their health while developing research work that can be applied nationally and globally. The new Centre for Skin Research will be aligned with the theme of Immunology, Haematology and Infection (IHI), that encompasses fundamental studies on immunology, haematology, microbiology and parasitology through to first-in- human and other early phase clinical research.


The Senior Lecturer role encompasses pioneering fresh research approaches in the field of cutaneous pathology. The successful candidate will work closely with the Director to identify, adapt, develop, and utilize innovative research methodologies to advance the understanding of skin pathology. Producing high- impact research and publishing in quality journals is a key function, whether conducted independently or in collaboration with others. Furthermore, the role requires the conception, direction, and development of robust research projects in skin pathology, with an objective to secure external research funding.

An integral part of this position is taking the lead in education. The candidate will be accountable for overseeing the development and promotion of inventive teaching and learning methodologies, ensuring they captivate students, boost understanding, and foster enthusiasm. The successful candidate will lead the design, development, and delivery of a variety of academic modules centered around skin pathology, ensuring adherence to the department and university's quality standards and regulations.

In addition to these academic and research responsibilities, the role necessitates undertaking an array of administrative and managerial duties effectively.

Skills, Experience & Qualification needed

We are seeking a highly qualified candidate with a PhD in Biological Sciences or an equivalent field, coupled with relevant academic, professional, and teaching qualifications. The ideal candidate will have established an outstanding reputation in research on both national and international scales. Expertise in skin biology, physiology, or pathology, with a well-established reputation in skin research areas, is crucial. This knowledge should enable the candidate to design and develop comprehensive teaching programmes for undergraduate and postgraduate levels, enriching the Skin Research Centre's (SRC) research strategy and goals.

Essential skills include academic leadership, team management, effective motivation of staff, and highly developed oral and written communication. The ability to supervise research students, secure research funding, and present impactful research at conferences is crucial. Experience wise, we value a proven track record in high-quality research, teaching, and learning in Higher Education, particularly success in attracting research funding.

Interview date: To be confirmed

For informal enquiries: please contact Tarl Prow ([email protected]) for enquiries.

The University strives to be diverse and inclusive – a place where we can ALL be ourselves.

We particularly encourage applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic background, who are underrepresented at the University.

We also encourage applications from women for senior roles.

We offer family friendly, flexible working arrangements, with forums and inclusive facilities to support our staff. #EqualityatYork


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Senior Lecturer in Cutaneous Pathology Research (HYMS10)


University of Hull


United Kingdom


September 13, 2023

Application deadline

October 08, 2023

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About the employer

The University of Hull is a top-50 ranked public university for research. The institution was established in 1927 as University College Hull. The Royal Charter of 1954 granted the institution an authority to award its own degrees to students. As a result, it became the third university in Yorkshire and 14th university in England. Today, it is amongst the world's best institutes for research and learning.

Situated in England's port city Kingston upon Hull, the campus of the university is based in a residential area. The University has three central accommodations namely Westfield Court, The Courtyard, and Taylor Court that provide on-campus accommodation to the students. The campus also boasts of a number of cafeterias, bars, a nightclub, a book shop, career service, an advice center, and sporting facilities with the new sports hall and gym opening in 2019.

The academic structure of the university consists of four faculties that offer undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral level programs. The Faculty of Arts, Culture, and Education offers courses in various disciplines of education, social sciences, and arts. Faculty of Health Sciences includes degree programs in medical, life sciences, and social work. The Faculty of Science and Engineering offers programs in applied and environmental sciences, technology, and mathematics. Faculty of Business, Law, and Politics allows students to pursue courses in business management, finance, accounting, marketing, international relations, and law. The university has around 15,000 students including international students from 100 countries. With nearly 1,000 staff members.

The university has many distinguished alumni who are leading in the fields of academia, politics, science, sports, theatre, and journalism. Some of the notable alumni of the university are Ahmet Muhtar Kent (former CEO of the Coca Cola Company), Professor Sarah Gilbert (Professor of Vaccinology, Oxford), Anthony Minghella (British film director), Jeremy Darroch (Group Chief Executive, Sky Plc), Ana Brnabi? (Prime Minister of Serbia), Tom Watson MP (Former Deputy Leader of the Labour Party).

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