UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON

Senior Lecturer in Data Science

Location
Docklands, United Kingdom
Salary
£47,183 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Posted
12 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
12 Sep 2022
Ref
124A2022
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Location: Docklands Campus
Salary: Starting from £47,183 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Post Type: Full Time
Post Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Monday 12 September 2022
Reference: 124A2022

The UEL student body is rich in its diversity; students are drawn from a wide range of backgrounds and age groups, with a high proportion of low-income groups. We are committed to providing a high-quality, innovative, relevant and research-led teaching experience which attracts, engages and develops students, supporting their academic achievement and professional ambitions. We look for outstanding teachers, who exude a love of teaching, who inspire and motivate both students and colleagues through their approaches to teaching, and who are strongly committed to achieving excellent outcomes for students.

The School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering is an award-winning, multidisciplinary hub that offers a transformational education built on outstanding applied research and supportive stakeholder relationships that shapes the lives of our communities locally and globally. The School has a proud history of offering industry driven and career-focused vocational courses, from architecture, art and design, computing and digital technologies, construction and surveying, to a range of engineering disciplines. Over the past 124 years, the School has produced tens of thousands of graduates of a very diverse background, with an estimated over 15,000 professionals currently playing key roles in industry and businesses, making significant contribution to national economies in the UK and across the world.

The position is based within the Computer Science and Digital Technologies (CDT) Department. The CDT Department delivers a range of over 20 undergraduate, postgraduate, degree apprenticeship and professional doctorate courses in areas such as computer science, AI, cloud computing, mobile computing, computing for business, data science, cyber security, information security and digital forensics.

You will teach on a variety of modules within the Computer Science and Digital Technologies (CDT) Department, but with a focus in the area of Data Science. You will provide high quality, innovative and engaging teaching and contribute to our dynamic research environment. You will adopt the latest teaching pedagogy and develop good practice, taking full advantage of teaching and assessment tools and technological advancement. You will also contribute to and participate in University led and/or School initiatives and developments in line with strategic plans and KPIs.

Educated to postgraduate level in a relevant subject, with a relevant PhD or proven research track record, you will have extensive knowledge of the field. Also, you will be a confident networker and relationship builder able to engage local and national employers and other educational institutions to provide progression opportunities and enhance the student experience.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Aaron Kans, Head of Department for Computer Science and Digital Technologies at a.kans@uel.ac.uk 

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At UEL we are committed to working together to build a community which values diversity in both our staff and student populations, is representative and inclusive, enabling all to progress and thrive.