QUEENS UNIVERSITY BELFAST

Lecturer (Education), in Computer Science

Location
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Salary
£36,914 - £51,034 per annum
Posted
07 Jun 2021
End of advertisement period
26 Jul 2021
Ref
21/108915
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Application closing date 26/07/2021
Salary £36,914 - £51,034 per annum
Job category/type Academic

Job description

Are you a passionate educator with a core interest in Cloud Development, Secure Software/Web Development or DevOps?  We want to hear from you.

The School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is seeking to recruit talented Lecturers (Education) who have an interest in Cloud Development, Secure Software/Web Development or DevOps. As a Lecturer Education in the School you will be educating future experts in their respective field(s), it is your enthusiasm and delivery that may change the course and direction of careers, lives and technologies. We are INVENTING TOMORROW, TODAY! 

As the Lecturer (Education), You will join our expanding Education provision within the School undertaking significant teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level in Computer Science. Your experience and knowledge will help us deliver blended/connected learning to develop and foster an exceptional CS Connected Learning experience for CS students at QUB.  We are proud of our student experience, with over 500 active industry partnerships and on average, employment success rates for our graduates from the School being greater than 85% within six months.

To be Successful you must have:

  • Undergraduate honours (2.1) or postgraduate degree in Computer Science or closely related discipline.
  • Have, or be about to obtain, a PhD in a relevant area of Computer Science. (PhD must be completed at time of taking up post).
  • Demonstrable teaching experience in Computer Science within the last 4 years, preferably in key areas of Cloud Development, Secure Software/Web Development, Dev-ops.
  • Extensive and demonstrable relevant experience of Blended/Connected Learning preferably at UG and/or PGT levels.
  • Record of scholarly activity related to teaching and learning of Computer Science.

For full job details and criteria please see the Candidate Information link on our website by clicking ‘apply’. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application. For further information please contact Resourcing Team via email resourcing@qub.ac.uk

The School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EEECS) at Queen’s University Belfast is among the leading EEECS departments in the UK. We are the first University in Northern Ireland to be awarded a royally sealed professorship. The rare Regius Professorship is bestowed to recognise exceptional research work. We have over 200 staff members who teach, mentor, lead and conduct outstanding inter- and multi-disciplinary research drawn from the cornerstone of our future mission to enhance the way we use technology in communication, health services, data security and many other related areas.

We are a leader in gender equality and diversity, and are one of the UK’s most successful universities in the Athena SWAN initiative, which promotes gender equality and career progression. The University and the School of EEECS holds an Athena SWAN Silver award in recognition of our commitment and success in addressing gender equality, representation, progression and success for all our staff.

Queen’s University Belfast is recognised as one of the most diverse organisations in Northern Ireland. We are committed to equality of opportunity, fair participation and welcomes applications from all. However, our Fair Employment Equality Monitoring data tells us that individuals from the Protestant faith are also currently under-represented in this category of work. As such, we particularly welcome applications for this role from individuals who identify with these backgrounds and / or communities. 

For further information on our commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, including our work in relation to Gender Equality (Athena SWAN), LGBTQ+ inclusion (Stonewall Workplace Equality Index), Disability and Race (Race Equality Charter) please visit: www.qub.ac.uk/diversity and/or www.qub.ac.uk/qgi

For further information and details on the University’s Staff Networks please click here

Informal enquiries may be directed to our Head of School, Karen Rafferty via email to K.Rafferty@qub.ac.uk.

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