Lecturer in Nutrition

Updated: 28 days ago
Location: Oxford, ENGLAND
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 08 Mar 2020

We are looking for a motivated Lecturer in Nutrition to join our team in the Oxford Brookes Centre for Nutrition and the Health (OxBCNH). Our newly refurbished Centre provides the hub for our Undergraduate BSc degree in Nutrition along with our MSc in Applied Human Nutrition. It also accommodates our commercial centre and post graduate research activities. The Oxford Brookes Centre for Nutrition and Health has close synergies with our sport programmes, particularly the MSc in Sport and Exercise Nutrition and also the Centre for Movement Occupational and Rehabilitation Sciences (MOReS). The post holder will ideally hold a PhD in Nutrition or a Nutrition related subject and be registered with the Association for Nutrition (AfN).

We would like our new Lecturer in Nutrition to undertake academic and academic-related activities in the delivery of high quality education in Nutrition. The successful candidate will contribute to the teaching and supervision of student research projects at both undergraduate and post graduate level.

The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to the developmental ambitions of the department.

Experience required for the post:
We are particularly interested in encouraging applications for our Lecturer post in Nutrition from candidates who have the following:

  • Background in Human Nutrition
  • Demonstrable evidence of involvement in teaching and assessing at undergraduate and postgraduate level
  • Experience and understanding of working in the discipline of nutrition
  • Evidence of research activity
  • Suitable teaching qualification for HE setting (or willingness to complete in post)
  • Ability to contribute to leadership activities

Oxford Brookes is a great organisation to work for. The Oxford Brookes Centre for Nutrition and Health, located in brand new state of the art facilities offers an established and unique opportunity of integrated academic and commercial endeavour in the field of Nutrition.

If you are interested in finding out more information about this post, please contact Dr Jonathan Tammam [email protected]

As one of the largest employers in Oxford we pride ourselves in the great experience we offer our staff. You'll be joining a friendly, professional environment where every member of staff is recognised as important to the success of Oxford Brookes University. To find out more about the benefits of working for Oxford Brookes please visit: www.brookes.ac.uk/job-vacancies/working-at-brookes.

The University has adopted equality, diversity and inclusion as core values. We welcome applications from suitably qualified candidates whatever their background, and especially from BAME candidates who are under-represented in our workforce.

This role will not attract sufficient points to obtain a sponsored Tier 2 visa under the points based immigration system, however applications are welcome from candidates who don't currently have the right to work in the UK, but who would be eligible to obtain a visa via another route.

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