The Centre of Precision Rehabilitation for Spinal Pain within the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Birmingham is seeking to appoint new faculty members.

The appointed candidates will be expected to have ambition to participate in one of the UK’s strongest research Schools, maintaining our strengths as a leading research-led teaching department, capturing external research funding, and publishing work of the highest academic quality and impact. The appointee will be expected to show the ability to contribute to and shape the strategic direction of the Centre and the School, to maintain its reputation at a national and international level, and to contribute to outstanding postgraduate supervision and undergraduate teaching.

The appointees will have a background and research focus in the relevant areas. The candidate is expected to have a growing scientific reputation, and a significant track record of pain-related research (evidenced for example by a number of high impact journal publications) relative to the level of the appointment. The appointees will also have a reasonable track record in attracting external research funding and emerging leadership and management skills and will be an inspiring teacher, able to communicate with researchers, undergraduates and the general public.

For further information please contact Professor Janice L Thompson, Head of School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, j.thompson.1@bham.ac.uk or Professor Deborah Falla, Director of the Centre of Precision Rehabilitation for Spinal Pain, d.falla@bham.ac.uk

Closing date 4th March.