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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Psychology in Relation to Dentistry

University of Liverpool
Liverpool, Merseyside
£43,415 - £69,564 pa
Closing date
3 Oct 2022

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Faculty Of Health and Life Sciences

Institute Of Life Courses and Medical Sciences

School Of Dentistry

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Psychology in Relation to Dentistry

Grade 8/9

£43,415 - £69,564 pa

Applications are invited from enthusiastic and motivated individuals for this post in the School of Dentistry. There is a major teaching focus but the appointment may be to the Teaching & Scholarship or Teaching & Research tracks, dependent upon the interests, record and aptitude of the applicant. You should be conversant with contemporary learning, teaching and assessment concepts in the Higher Education setting. A background in any of the major branches of psychology may be suitable but particular expertise in Health Psychology, Clinical Psychology or Educational Psychology would be advantageous. You would be responsible for leading the teaching of behavioural factors in oral health, and communication skills, as well as supporting our unique ‘Personal Development and Wellbeing’ curriculum component. You would contribute to the ‘Understanding Clinical Practice’ elements of the curriculum, which is predominantly delivered via Problem Based Learning, and to assessment of students. There will be opportunities to contribute to PGT and PGR programmes in the school, through teaching and supervision. Scholarship and research are encouraged, and those applicants with active research interests will be supported to engage in collaborative research within the School, Institute and Faculty. You will be expected to contribute to leadership and management within the school and will be supported to develop the necessary skills. This is an exciting opportunity for a committed academic to join our innovative and progressive team.

Job Ref: 048086

Date: 30 September 2022

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The School of Dentistry at the University of Liverpool is the university's dental school. The dental school is attached to an associated hospital, which contains more than 160 dental units, where students train on NHS patients under supervised practice from dentists.

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