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Lecturer in Clinical Science (Physiological Measurement)

  • Institute of Technology Sligo
  • Sligo

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The post relates primarily to the teaching of Clinical Physiology within the School of Science. The School of Science has a wide range of degree courses across a number of disciplines including Human Nutrition, Health Science and Physiology, Public Health, Health Science and Physical Activity, Health and Exercise science, Sports and Exercise Nutrition, Occupational Safety and Health, Health and Exercise Science, Biomedical Science, Forensic Investigation & Analysis and Pharmaceutical Science.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake lecturing and associated duties (on-site and online) pertaining to a range of modules up to and including Level 9 within the School/Faculty, with special emphasis on Clinical Physiology/Physiological Science including Cardiac Physiology, Respiratory Physiology, Vascular Physiology, Neurophysiology and Gastrointestinal Physiology, Clinical Measurement, Anatomy, Medical Instrumentation, Exercise Physiology, and Health Sciences.

The successful candidate will also be required to supervise postgraduate research and engage in the development of new learning provisions.

This post will involve teaching in areas that encompass a broad spectrum of topics in Physiological Science, and will be expected to develop and enhance the Clinical Measurement discipline area in IT Sligo, providing leadership and expertise in a manner which engages with the student body and ensures that the students understand the relevance and application of their core learning. The post-holder will also be expected to directly engage with a range of clinical professionals, and oversee student placements and work experience in hospital and other relevant settings which may necessitate national travel to host organizations.

Similarly, all new academic staff will be expected to champion the development of new viable courses for whole-time or part-time delivery in disciplines with the broad subject area cognate with the title of the post, engage in relevant research, which will expand the research expertise and activity in the Faculty.