Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Permanent full-time
Salary See description
Updated 1 day ago
Excellent opportunity for Chair or Reader in Pharmaceutical Global Health based in Belfast.
Chair or Reader in Pharmaceutical Global Health
School of Pharmacy
Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland, with a distinguished heritage and history. With over 24,000 students, 3,700 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m, Queen’s University Belfast plays a unique leadership role in Northern Ireland. As a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, Queen’s University Belfast combines excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos.
Our five core values (Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence) have been developed by staff and students. They express our shared understanding of what we believe, how we aim to behave and what we aspire to be as an international organisation.
The School of Pharmacy at Queen’s is rated amongst the top Schools of Pharmacy in the UK and rated first on the research intensity measure in the last UK assessment of university research quality (REF 2014). As part of an ambitious expansion programme, applications are now invited from outstanding individuals for a Chair in Pharmaceutical Global Health. The successful applicant will develop and lead a competitive and world-leading research programme in Global Health pertaining to medicines that will complement the ongoing research in the School, the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences and across the University. The successful candidate will contribute to cutting-edge educational programmes within the School and provide leadership in innovation in teaching and assessment.
Fractional appointments will be considered.
Please note it is intended to appoint at Chair level, however in the event this is not possible, consideration will be given to appointing at Reader level
The successful Chair will have:
Information about the School may be obtained on our website.
Salary scale: £51,630 to £59,828 per annum (potential to progress to £65,361 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution)
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Closing date: Wednesday 14 August 2019
The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability