Senior Lecturer (Honorary Consultant) Stroke/Geriatric Medicine and Medical Education

The Brighton and Sussex Medical School - Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine

Applications are invited for the post of Senior Lecturer in Stroke/Geriatric Medicine and Medical Education at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS). The post is being offered in association with East Sussex Healthcare Trust (ESHT) where the successful applicant will hold an honorary consultant contract. The post holder’s primary clinical base will be the Stroke or Geriatric Department at the Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne which provides the acute stroke service for East Sussex.

The successful applicant will be an accredited physician with a substantial background in medical education.  Ideally they will have experience within the following range of activities: delivery of undergraduate teaching, curriculum design, question writing, formative and summative assessments including, use of portfolios in medical education, electronic learning, teacher support and development and inter-professional learning.

The successful candidate will also have evidence of research output in medical education. There will be an expectation that this will, in due course, lead to grant income and that they will participate actively in the research endeavours of BSMS.

Brighton & Sussex Medical School is a joint venture between the Universities of Brighton and Sussex and received its first medical students in 2003.  Since then it has proved to be exceptionally popular regularly achieving one of the highest application rates of any UK medical school and being consistently among the top 5 performing schools in the National Student Survey with scores for overall satisfaction of over 90%.

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Professor Kevin Davies or via telephone: 01273 877890 or Dr Nikhil Patel at ESHT by email: or via telephone: 01323 435777

Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.

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The Universities are committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in science, mathematics, medicine and engineering at Sussex and Brighton.

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