NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
Salary
£33,199 - £48,677 per annum
Posted
Wednesday, 30 January 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 24 February 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

Post Ref No: 06070/S4821

College of Science and Technology
School of Science and Technology
Salary: £33,199 - £48,677 per annum
Grade: H/I
Campus: Clifton

Position Type: Permanent 

Closing date – 24 February 2019

We are offering exciting lecturing opportunities within Computer Science. We are seeking to fill a number of Computer Science lecturer posts. As well as those with a good grounding and breadth of knowledge across the Computer Science discipline, we are particularly keen to hear from those with expertise in one or more of the following sub-disciplines:

  • Security (penetration-testing/intrusion detection, ethical hacking, information security);
  • Graphics/Games/User experience;
  • Networking/IoT;
  • Systems Analysis and Design;
  • Distributed Systems;
  • Operating Systems;
  • Databases;
  • Cloud computing.

As a successful applicant you will contribute to the existing strength of the Department of Computing & Technology. You will have a record of success within the field relating to scholarship, professional practice or research in Computer Science/IT. You will continue to develop this profile after you join the department.  The department has research strengths in Interactive Systems, Computational Intelligence, Cognitive Robotics, Data Analytics, Cybersecurity, Internet of Things and Smart Infrastructures, with active research groups breaking new ground in these fields.

You will possess excellent communication and presentation skills, being capable of teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate students across our portfolio of courses within the Computing & Technology department. You will also be an inspiring educator, interested in creating engaging learning experiences. You should be ready to play a defining role in the further development of our Information Technology, Computer Systems and Computer Science courses, and be able to make a significant contribution to our ambitious agenda for delivering innovative, industry-focused education. 

Nottingham Trent University is proud to have been rated Gold under the UK government’s Teaching Excellence Framework. It was also named as 2017 ‘University of the Year’ by the Times Higher Education Supplement and ‘Modern University of the Year’ by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018. The University is renowned for leading edge research and strong links with industry.

The University is making multi-million pound investments in both buildings and equipment at the Clifton campus, an award-winning “green” campus. The newly opened ISTeC building has state of the art facilities for computer science, including high performance computing, robotics, mobile computing, and Graphics/Games, as well as containing isolated network laboratories. A second building, due for completion in 2019, will support interdisciplinary activities across computer science, engineering and business to address the challenges of Industry 4.0.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a single document to include: a covering letter; a full CV; and professional statements such as a teaching statement and a research/practice/scholarship statement, with the aim of demonstrating how you meet the requirements of the Person Specification. If the 1MB file size restriction makes this difficult or impossible, please email all your supporting documentation to CSTHR@ntu.ac.uk.

Please review the online information about the post on www.ntu.ac.uk/vacancies. If you have any specific queries in relation to this position that the online information does not cover, then please contact:

Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered alongside other applications. For further information on this please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.