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Associate Professor in Public Health

Associate Professor in Public Health

University of Southampton

Associate Professor in Public Health

Population Sciences

Location:  Southampton General Hospital
Salary:   £84,559 to £101,432 (Clinical Pathway) or £53,353- £67,060 (ERE Pathway)- depending upon experience/qualifications
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Saturday 10 September 2022
Reference:  1956922LG

The Faculty of Medicine, supported by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust wishes to appoint an Associate Professor in Public Health.

This academic post is based within the Department of Population Sciences, part of the School of Primary Care, Population Sciences and Medical Education and based at University Hospital Southampton. Supported by the Professor of Public Health, you will develop a program of high-quality research in an area of complementary to existing interests in the group. You will be an experienced public health academic with national or international reputation in this discipline. You will lead and co-ordinate substantial research projects of strategic importance to the Faculty and will interface with clinicians and public health experts as appropriate. You will have experience of successfully obtaining funding for research and of publication of research findings in high quality peer reviewed journals. You will also contribute to the delivery of teaching to both undergraduate medical students and postgraduate students and provide academic supervision to researchers wishing to undertake PhD/MDs.

Where appropriate an honorary contract will be organised with University Hospital Southampton Foundation Trust.

For informal enquires please contact Professor Julie Parkes (

The Faculty of Medicine holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award demonstrating commitment to equal opportunities and gender balance in the workplace. The Faculty recognises that applicants may seek flexible working patterns which will be considered as part of the recruitment process. For further information including key benefits designed to help maintain and support employees' well-being and work-life balance, please see ourworking with us website pages. 

Further Information

Application Procedure 

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Sam Stubbs (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 2380 592750 or email Please quote reference 1956922LG on all correspondence.

Job Details

School name University of Southampton
Job title Associate Professor in Public Health
Date posted 31/08/2022
Closing date 10/09/2022
Reference Number 1956922LG