Professor of Physical Long Term Conditions

Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol (GB)
£60,173 to £86,889
26 Feb 2018
21 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

(UWE Bristol operates a competitive Professorial Performance and Reward Scheme with a salary range £60,173 to £86,889.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications)

Are you looking for an opportunity to work within an internationally renowned area of outstanding research whilst advancing the quality of care for patients within physical long term conditions?  Do you wish to build on an established a dynamic, and innovative research culture?  If so, then read on.

The Department of Nursing and Midwifery, in the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences, University of the West of England (UWE), is seeking to appoint a Professor, who may have a nursing or healthcare background, who is able to contribute to excellent research, practice development and teaching in an area of physical long-term conditions (LTC) that is complementary to existing research strength and excellence within the Department.

In particular, you will be required to support academic development and excellence in research, professional practice, teaching and learning, and other aspects of knowledge exchange and/or knowledge transfer. Additionally, producing high quality research outputs in line with the University’s strategic ambitions is a key expectation of the role.

There is also an opportunity to have an honorary contract with a health care partner that will support translational nature of research. 

You will have:

A current nursing or other healthcare professional registration to practice

Completed a doctorate in a topic relevant to physical long-term conditions

A substantial national/international record demonstrating subject expertise, excellence and achievement.

This post requires an enhanced DBS check.

If you are an enthusiastic and innovative individual and interested in this exciting opportunity, we would love to hear from you.

If you would like an informal discussion please contact Sarah Green, Head of Department, on email:  or Dr John Albarran, Associate Professor on email: More information can be found on our website by clicking on the apply button below.

We're a dynamic and modern university proudly responsible for preparing 27,000 students from 140 countries to take their next steps.  With strong global and local connections, we offer an inspiring, diverse work environment where you can develop your skills and experience alongside over 3,000 staff members passionate about higher education.

Bristol itself is a hub of social and cultural activity. A place with a strong, creative and fiercely independent mindset. A city with a buzzing music scene, great restaurants and interesting business ventures. It’s not surprising Bristol is consistently named as one of the best places to live and work in the UK.

UWE is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity to create an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who share our ambition to be a university recognised for the success and impact of our practice-oriented programmes; our strong industry networks and our inclusive global outlook.

Closing date: 21 March 2018

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