Lecturer (Education)

Queen's University Belfast
Belfast (City/Town)
£36,261 to £39,610 per annum
28 Feb 2019
28 Mar 2019
Job Type

Queen’s University Belfast

Lecturer (Education)                                 

Ref: 19/107277

China Medical University - The Queen’s University of Belfast Joint College (CQC)

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.

The China Medical University-The Queen’s University of Belfast Joint College (CQC) was established in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) through a long-standing friendship between Queen’s School of Pharmacy and the China Medical University (CMU), one of the foremost medical universities in China. CQC is a College that has the full approval from the China Ministry of Education (MoE) and was created in accord with the MoE ‘Cooperation in Running Schools’ (CIRS) Regulations.

The first students graduated from CQC in July 2018, with many opportunities thereafter for CQC graduates to enter onto postgraduate courses at Queen’s Schools in Belfast. Queen’s  also operate student exchange programmes in the student’s final year in CQC so that our students in Shenyang gain the full Queen’s experience.

In addition, CQC is an exciting and highly active centre of research for Queen’s within China. CMU has a vibrant research community and Queen’s staff are already collaborating and publishing in a number of areas within the health sciences. It is anticipated that this relationship will be further strengthened, allowing Queen’s to further improve their international links, and to continue with a programme of world-leading, life-saving research.

Applications are invited for a Lecturer (Education) to deliver effective teaching and learning on the Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology pathways, principally at the China Medical University – Queen’s University Belfast Joint College (CQC) and to contribute to both QUB and CQC administration, outreach activities and development of the School/College as required. 

This post is available for 5 years.

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 successful Lecturer (Education) will: 

• Have a high level of English.

• Degree in pharmacy, pharmaceutical science, biochemistry, biology, biotechnology or related field.

• Have, or about to obtain a PhD in a related field.

• Teaching experience at a highly-ranked University relevant to Pharmaceutical Sciences/Biotechnology

Further information about China Queen’s College can be found at:www.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofPharmacy/International/CQC/

Informal enquiries may be directed to Julie Tomes, email: j.tomes@qub.ac.uk    

Anticipated interview date: Monday 29 April 2019 

Salary: £36,261 to £39,610 per annum (potential to progress to £43,266 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution)

Closing date:   Wednesday 3 April 2019

For full job details and essential/desirable criteria please refer to the candidate information link on our website by clicking apply. 

For further information or assistance contact Human Resources, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. 

Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on HR@qub.ac.uk

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. 

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but in particular circumstances may be renewed or made permanent subject to availability of funding.

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