The University of Wolverhampton

Lecturer in Public Health and Health Studies

Wolverhampton Campus
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing
Contract Type
Advert Status
36,382 - 43,434 per annum
Closing Date
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The Faculty of Education Health & Wellbeing at the University of Wolverhampton is one of the leading providers of Public Health, Allied Health, Social Care and Nursing courses in the UK and abroad.  Our academic offer includes undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Public Health and Health Studies as well as other Health and Social Care related courses delivered either on campus or via a distance learning route; we also deliver an internationally recognised Master of Public Health award (MPH), one of the largest and most popular MPH courses in the UK.  These exciting and innovative courses provide our vibrant student community with a strong focus on developing high standards in healthcare and are strengthened by the opportunities that interprofessional learning, teaching and research can offer.


Our outstanding provision has been recognised by those wishing to study with us and following a considerable growth in student recruitment across our courses we are looking to enhance our existing academic team in appointing suitably experienced and qualified staff to the post of Lecturer in Public Health and Health Studies.  The post is offered on a full-time basis.


You will be a hard-working, professional, committed and enthusiastic individual who enjoys working in a multidisciplinary team.  Educated to Masters Level or above, you will have a proven track record of academic expertise in the subject areas of Public Health, Health Studies and/or Health & Social Care practice.  As well as contributing to the delivery of awards in this area, you will be expected to work closely with colleagues across all subject areas and contribute to a range of popular degrees within the Faculty, and to engage in research & consultancy.  We want you to help our existing team of friendly, motivated and passionate academics to ensure our students get the best from our courses.


The University operates an employee assistance and benefit scheme, and you will be well supported in this role to realise your potential with opportunities for ongoing training and education. For further information or an informal discussion please contact:

Dr Ranjit Khutan or Prabjot Sahota

Joint Heads of Department – Public Health – Health Studies


The University of Wolverhampton celebrates diversity and recognises that difference brings value to our organisation.

As part of our commitment to ensure the diversity of staff body reflects the diversity of the student and local communities we serve, we particularly welcome applications from candidates of Black, Asian, or Ethnic Minority heritage, and candidates who are Disabled (including people who whilst not self-defining as disabled do encounter challenges due to a society that disables them by lack of inclusivity).

We are proud to have been awarded Disability Confident employer status, included in the Stonewall list of employers and are working towards improving our practices against Athena Swan and the Race Equality Charter. We believe in creating an even playing field for all our colleagues, where we can all belong.


Living Wage  Stonewall Diversity Champion  Disability Confident    Athena SWAN Gender Charter BronzeREC Charter Bronze



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