Lecturer (Above/Below the Bar) in Health Promotion

National University of Ireland, Galway

The Discipline of Health Promotion invites applications for a permanent full-time Lecturing post to contribute to teaching and research programmes in Health Promotion at NUI Galway. The post holder will contribute to the development of the current suite of programmes and will have particular responsibility for the delivery of teaching on the MA/Postgraduate Diploma and PhD programmes in Health Promotion.

Candidates for this permanent full-time position should possess a PhD in Health Promotion or a cognate discipline and should have excellent teaching and course management skills and a proven track record of research and scholarly publications in Health Promotion. Expertise in the translation of Health Promotion research to practice and policy, including the European and international dimensions, is particularly desirable. The post holder will be expected to contribute to the academic leadership and strategic development of teaching and research programmes within the Discipline.

The appointment is for a permanent contract which will commence in January, 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Additional information on the Discipline of Health Promotion is available at: http://www.nuigalway.ie/hpr/

For more information on the College of Medicine, Nursing, and Health Sciences and School of Medicine: http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges/medicine-nursing-and-health-sciences/

For more information and Application Form please see website: http://www.nuigalway.ie/about-us/jobs/ Applications should be sent to recruit@nuigalway.ie

It is planned to hold interviews/presentations on Monday 19th December 2016.

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Margaret Barry, Head of Discipline of Health Promotion, NUI, Galway. Email: margaret.barry@nuigalway.ie or telephone +353 (0)91 493348


At Lecturer Below the Bar level

€36,230 to €51,104 p.a. (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011)

At Lecturer Above the Bar level

€62,059 p.a. to €76,916 p.a.

(This appointment will be made on the Lecturer Above/Below the Bar scale in line with current Government pay policy)

(For pre 1995 public sector entrants in Ireland, the D class Salary rates will apply)

Applicants will be considered as applicants at both levels unless they specifically state that they wish to be considered for appointment at one level only.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on Thursday, 17th November 2016. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting may apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.

Further details are available at www.djei.ie

For more information and Application Form please see website: http://www.nuigalway.ie/about-us/jobs/ Applications should be submitted online.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

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