2 Teaching Fellows in History of Medicine - UCL (UK) - Deadline: March 19, 2012

Teaching Fellows in History of Medicine (2 posts)

UCL Centre for the History of Medicine

Grade 7

Full Time

Salary(inclusive of London allowance): £32,055 - £38,744 per annum

Duties and Responsibilities

UCL Centre for the History of Medicine wishes to appoint two Teaching Fellows to teach modules on the intercalated BSc in History of Medicine (a one year degree course for third year medical students) and the MA in History of Medicine. Programme modules currently include Medicine in Literature, Disease in History, Madness and Society, Medicine and Modern Society, and Early Modern English Medicine. We also encourage applicants with expertise in other areas to apply. The teaching will include two / three modules (20 student contact hours per module), small-group and one-to-one tutorials, marking essays, examinations and dissertations.

The posts are available from September 2012 and are funded for one year in the first instance.

Key Requirements

Post holders must have a PhD in History of Medicine and prior teaching experience. The post of teaching fellow is intended for early careerists who will be expected to apply for post-doctoral funding during the year of appointment. An ability to develop programme content is essential and experience with virtual learning environments such as Moodle would be an advantage.

Follow the link below for full job description and application procedure:


Or go to the UCL Jobs pages www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/jobs and search for job reference 1238520.

Dr Carole Reeves

UCL Centre for the History of Medicine

University College London

Division of Biosciences

Medical Sciences Building, Room 1MO1

Gower Street

London WC1E 6BT

Tel +44 (o)207 679 3223