Lecturer in Project Management

£36,914 - £44,045 per annum (plus London Weighting Allowance)
Friday, 4 June 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 20 June 2021
Academic Discipline
Engineering & Technology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lecturer in Project Management

Grade AC2:  £36,914 - £44,045 per annum (plus London Weighting Allowance)

Full-time: 35 Hours per week

Fixed Term 16 months

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer in Project Management to join the academic team within the School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences at the UWS London Campus.   

The School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences is a multidisciplinary school, with a diverse range of programmes delivered at our Paisley, Lanarkshire and London campuses with a combined total of circa 2,700 students.  Teaching and Research is at the heart of all of the School’s activities, with NSS achieving an overall satisfaction rating of 100% in several of our Undergraduate programmes and to the success of the previous REF2014 and in preparation for future REF submissions.

We are looking for engaged and talented individuals in project management to make a real impact on the local, national and international communities we serve. This post is therefore part of an investment in new talent and excellence to support our growth plans.

The post is to support the MSc Project Management, which is one of our most popular, and growing programmes at Master’s level. The successful candidate (post holder) will have a postgraduate qualification in project management and/or education/learning and teaching. Candidates with a strong business or industry background in project management with postgraduate qualifications may also be considered.

The programme is delivered at both our London and Paisley campuses, franchised internationally and delivered online. Willingness to travel is an essential aspect of this post both within the UK and internationally.

We welcome applications from dynamic and motivated individuals with an expertise in project management. You will be a highly motivated individual, an innovative educator with a global outlook, passionate about your discipline and dedicated to delivering the best possible student experience. You will help to expand our commercial and / or research activities, and will exhibit an entrepreneurial and collaborative mindset to enhance the impact of your work. The successful applicant will join a progressive and growing team of individuals in delivery and development of project management within the School.

The successful candidate will be based at our London Campus with opportunity for travel internationally and to our other campus locations,

The University of the West of Scotland is committed to supporting your personal development and providing an inclusive working environment. UWS has an Athena SWAN bronze award, is a disability confident employer and welcomes other under-represented groups, as such we particularly encourage applications to support our diversity agenda.

Further information is available by contacting the Head of Division or Deputy Dean

Further Information, including details of how to apply are available at

Closing date:  20th June 2021

Interview Date:  6th July 2021

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups.

UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer.

University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520

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