We are currently looking to recruit an experienced academic as our new external examiner from Sept 2018 onwards for our established, online MSc, PG Cert and Diploma programme in Health Technology Assessment, Pricing and Reimbursement at ScHARR, University of Sheffield. The programme has been running for 7 years now and has established itself as a unique and flexible programme offering the widest and despest education in HTA in the UK. More information about the programme is at: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/scharr/prospective_students/masters/ihtapr
Our external examiner is requested to attend (sometimes remotely via teleconference) 3 exam boards per year, to provide feedback on sample assignments and dissertations, offer feedback the scope and delivery of the programme and to produce a brief annual report.
Our code of practice for external examiners is at: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/polopoly_fs/1.670324!/file/COP2016.pdf
Our web page for external examiners with information about how externals work with a course team and the nature of the role is at: https://www..ac.uk/lets/pp/examiners/forexex
External examiners are remunerated at the University standard rates and travel is also reimbursed. Information on rates is at: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/polopoly_fs/1.664595!/file/GuidanceFeesExpenses1617.pdf
In the first instance, please contact Claire Beecroft, Programme Lead, [log in to unmask]
with best wishes,