Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Audiology/Acoustics

Salary: Grade F, £33,518 - £36,613 per annum
Location: De Montfort University, Leicester
Closing Date: November 4th, 2018

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Audiology/Acoustics

De Montfort University (DMU)

Faculty of Health & Life Sciences

Ref. H-60443132-02

Grade F, £33,518 – £36,613 per annum

Permanent, Full-time


De Montfort University (DMU) is an ambitious, globally-minded institution with a relentless focus on delivering quality teaching and learning, and a campus-wide focus on providing a sector-leading student experience.

Faculty / Directorate

Home to four specialist schools – Allied Health Sciences, Applied Social Sciences, Nursing and Midwifery, and Leicester School of Pharmacy – the faculty educates and develops professionals who make a significant difference to lives, health, wellbeing, communities and society.


Please note, salary displayed is the salary range for a Lecturer position only. The Senior Lecturer salary range is £37,706 – £47,722.

We are seeking a dynamic, self-motivated individual required to join our expanding Audiology team. This is an ideal opportunity to join one of the largest undergraduate audiology programmes in the country. The post is equally aimed at a newly qualified academic seeking a lecturer post, or an experienced academic seeking progression, or a clinician with training experience seeking a new challenge and a post at Senior Lecturer level.

You will be engaged primarily with teaching on all programmes related to Audiology including the BSc Healthcare Science (Audiology) and the Foundation degree in Hearing Aid Audiology. You will be expected to contribute to the development and delivery of these courses through teaching, research and related professional academic activity. You will be involved in work based activities and fostering and developing relationships with our partners. If applying for the Senior Lecturer post, we would expect the candidate to develop and lead on projects as well as have experience in programme management.

Ideal Candidate

You should be qualified in a relevant audiology/acoustics discipline at postgraduate level. You should have experience in a specialist area of Audiology/Acoustics and be able to teach in these areas. You should also be able to teach basic statistics and numeracy, as well as contribute to research. You should demonstrate experience of leadership and project development for the Senior Lecturer level.

The school encourages innovative teaching and developing new and novel ways for students to engage with the subject. The department is well equipped with the latest technology to support students and is supportive of links to the various professional bodies, it has global links and provides global experiences for staff and students. If you are seeking a new challenge in your audiology career and interested in education and research this is an excellent opportunity.

For further information please visit our website that has the job description and person specification or for more about the role and the school please contact: Rakesh Patel (Associate Head of School Allied Health Sciences) Tel: 0116 250 6503 email:rkpatel@dmu.ac.uk.

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Closing Date: 4th November 2018.