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Lecturer in Life Sciences (Pharmacology)
Ref. 50058930

Salary: £41,715 - £46,327 per annum (Incl. LWA)

Department: Liberal Arts and Sciences

Location: Central London


This is a full time and permanent post, working 35 hours per week.

This is an exciting permanent post for a Lecturer in Pharmacology. The successful candidate will join a friendly team of academics, delivering high quality education in Pharmacology and related disciplines. 

The post is aimed at developing capacity in the fast-developing areas of toxicogenomics and personalised medicine. The successful candidates will join a School of Life Sciences with a wide reputation for teaching, research and innovation in the heart of London. The School hosts a suite of well-established undergraduate and postgraduate courses for both full-time and part-time students and an established research infrastructure.

The appointed Lecturer will complement and strengthen our existing expertise in a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. They will lead the delivery of high quality teaching material and contribute to curriculum design and the development of new courses to support a programme of capacity building in the field of health data analytics within the School.

Specifically, they will be expected to develop new and engaging content, designed to provide students with a sound understanding of fundamental and applied toxicology (including toxicogenomics), the concept of the personalised approach to pharmacotherapy, and its potential applications to specific disease states.   
Applicants for this post should demonstrate evidence of distinction and potential in research cognate with pharmacological and toxicological sciences.  The person specification accompanying the job description for this post sets out the full requirements that the successful appointee must be able to evidence.  

The School of Life Sciences undertakes teaching and research in the areas of physiology, biochemistry, biological sciences, biomedical science, exercise, molecular biology, pharmacology, public health and nutrition and provides services for some 1800 students and 110 academic and research colleagues. 

To apply for this vacancy please click above. Further information can be found in the job description and person specification, which can be accessed through link below. 

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Closing date: midnight on 12 April 2021
Interviews are likely to be held on: 21 April 2021

Administrative contact (for queries only): Recruitment@westminster.ac.uk 

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