Lecturer in Information Systems
- Full Time
Faculty/Directorate: ‘Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Media’
Salary Info: Grade F £ 34,189 - £ 37,345
Contract Type: Fixed Term , Full-time
Advert Closing Date: 13 December 2018
Lecturer in Information Systems x 2
De Montfort University (DMU) is a vibrant, ambitious institution. Characterised by strong leadership and an international outlook, DMU achieved a TEF Gold ranking for its teaching quality and prestigious awards for its #DMUGlobal initiative. This is testament to an ongoing focus on teaching and learning, a research portfolio that is worth millions of pounds and enviable links with industry. Located within Leicester's cosmopolitan city centre, DMU's £136 million campus transformation is creating the modern, inspiring environments our students and staff deserve.
Faculty / Directorate
The School of Computer Science and Informatics is based within the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Media. It offers a wide range of courses to other undergraduates and postgraduates in line with emergent demand and the nature of these fast-moving, competitive disciplines. We have a solid track record of ground-breaking research and in REF2014, nearly 60% of the School's research was considered to be world leading or internationally excellent. As a subject, Computer Science is ranked 309/500 in the Shanghai Ranking of Universities. Alongside the university as a whole, we have huge ambitions for the future in terms of our offering to students and the quality and scale of our research.
Excellent teaching is at the heart of our commitment to professional, creative and vocational education. Our passionate and enthusiastic lecturers have earned 18 National Teaching Fellowships, making DMU one of the top universities in the UK on this measure of teaching excellence evidenced by its TEF Gold ranking. It is our goal to become the leading provider of professional and creative education with research that pushes boundaries and improves lives. We wish to attract more talented, professional and creative academics to our campus.
Applicants will be expected to teach within a wide portfolio of topics relating to Project Management with reference to Software and IT, Agile Methods, Database Programming, Object Oriented Programming (e.g. in C#) and Web Programming, Human Interfaces or related disciplines.
You will have expertise and experience in teaching in the higher education in Information Systems and Computer Science. Candidates coming from the industry sector will also be welcome. You will have a postgraduate degree and ideally a PhD in Computer Science, Computing, Computational Sciences, Engineering. Furthermore ideally you will be able to contribute to the research currently carried out at the School of Computer Science and Informatics.
To discuss the post further please contact Prof. Ferrante Neri, Subject Group Leader (firstname.lastname@example.org).