Usher Institute

Teach with us

The Usher Institute has a vibrant and supported teaching environment.

We involve people from diverse backgrounds, bringing a wide range of skills to help teach our programmes and we often have vacancies for part time tutors, lecturers, and course developers.

Current Vacancies

Tutors for MPH (online)

The MPH (online) holds information sessions for anyone interested in tutoring online. Look out for advertised times and venues for upcoming sessions. 

To find out more about what is involved, you might want to watch this short video, which Rosemary Geddes has put together.

Tutors for Social and Ethical Aspects of Medicine (Year 1, MBChB)

Social and Ethical Aspects of Medicine is a social science module taught to year 1 undergraduate medical students.

If you are interested in teaching tutorials and have a background in social science and/or medicine please contact Dr Jeni Harden: jeni.harden@ed.ac.uk

PhD Supervisors

Academic staff interested in supervising PhD students should contact the Postgraduate Administrator, Sebastien Georges: s.georges@ed.ac.uk

Current PhD supervisors in the Usher Institute