Lecturer in Fire Investigation

Cranfield, United Kingdom
£44,001 to £49,048 per annum, pro rata, with potential progression up to £61,309 per annum
10 May 2022
End of advertisement period
22 May 2022
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

School/Department Cranfield Defence and Security
Based at Cranfield Campus, Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Hours of work 9.25 hours per week
Contract type Fixed term contract
Fixed Term Period Fixed Term Contract for 2 years
Salary Full time starting salary is normally in the range of £44,001 to £49,048 per annum, pro rata, with potential progression up to £61,309 per annum, pro rata
Apply by 22/05/2022

Role Description

Cranfield Forensic Institute (CFI) provides a Centre of Excellence for the application of science and technology to law enforcement particularly through niche areas of forensic science.  Our activities are based in servicing areas that include research and development, education, security technology, ballistics, forensic engineering, digital forensics, archaeological science and forensic archaeology and anthropology.  Research and development underpin the educational activity of the CFI.

About the Role

You will be the Module Manager for Fires Explosions and their Investigation as well as new modules on Fire Investigation. You will lead the activities related to these modules within the context of the Forensic Programme and will assist the Programme Directors in creating a new MSc in this area.

About You

You will have an MSc degree in a relevant subject and significant experience in the field.  Experience of practical fire investigation and forensic examination is essential.  Significant experience of delivering academic content (lectures/seminars) to diverse audiences and a contribution to course development, module design and teaching at MSc level or equivalent is required. 

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