Professor/Associate Professor in Primary Care, Public Health or Population Science

University of Southampton

Job title:

Professor/Associate Professor in Primary Care, Public Health or Population Science


University of Southampton

Job description

Primary Care Population Sciences and Medical Education Location: Aldermoor Health Centre
Salary: Associate Professor Level 6 – £57,696 to £72,018. Professor Level 7 – Competitive: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date: Tuesday 14 May 2024
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Reference: 2681124LGAchieving the RemarkableThe University of Southampton is in the top 1% of world universities and is one of the UK’s top 15 research-intensive universities. Committed to excellence in all we do, we are growing and investing in our research and people to accelerate our remarkable achievements. With particular focus on four key impact themes chosen to build on the university’s existing strengths and to address the most complex societal and environmental challenges: Artificial Intelligence, sustainability and resilience, decarbonisation and engineering better health, this role is integral to our aim of making a lasting difference.The School of Primary Care, Population Sciences and Medical Education are known internationally for our multi-disciplinary, high-impact research that improves the quality of primary care and public health services and the lives of patients and the wider population. In the 2021 Research Excellence Framework we achieved the highest rating in our unit of assessment (UoA2) for outputs, with a Grade Point Average of 3.71 and 94% considered as ‘internationally excellent’ or ‘world leading’.The roleWe are recruiting new academic staff to support the development of research and education in the Faculty of Medicine and contribute to our high-quality research outputs, impact and environment.Appointees will be expected to contribute to research, education, enterprise, and leadership, but with a focus on leading internationally excellent research in primary care, public health, or population science.This post is offered as either a clinical or non-clinical basis and either full-time or part-time.About youYou will need to have a PhD or equivalent professional qualifications and experience in a relevant field and a well-established national and international reputation in Primary Care, Public Health, or Population Health Research.How to ApplyPlease submit details for 3 referees and include your publication list with your application. Please upload a CV and Cover Letter demonstrating your motivation and relevant experience for the role.What we can offer youSalary will be dependent on the level you are appointed to.With a generous holiday allowance and additional university closure days we are committed to supporting our staff and open to a flexible working approach. We give full consideration to applicants that wish to work flexibly and those who have taken a career break. View our for full details.We aim to create an environment where everyone can thrive and are proactive in fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from candidates who are committed to helping us create an inclusive work environment. We particularly encourage applications from people who identify with one or more of the following: Black, Asian, a minority ethnic background, coming from a lower socio-economic background, LGBTQ+, a woman or having a disability as these identities are currently underrepresented in our working community.Discover more about our key impact themes and the opportunities on offer by visiting

Expected salary

£57696 – 72018 per year


United Kingdom

Job date

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 23:10:18 GMT

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