Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Cyber Security

Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
19 May 2023
End of advertisement period
18 Jun 2023
CS Application
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Cyber Security

De Montfort University-Dubai (DMUD) is a vibrant, ambitious institution. Characterised by strong leadership, DMU achieved a TEF Gold ranking for its teaching quality and prestigious awards for its #DMUGlobal initiative. Located in Dubai DMUD’s campus transformation is creating the modern, inspiring environments our students and staff deserve.

De Montfort University has a long history in the provision of transnational education and DMU Dubai is a milestone in our global strategy. Having established ourselves in Dubai International Academic City in 2021, we are proud to be developing our presence and delivering our academic programmes in Dubai. 

Faculty / Directorate

The Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Media is home to a diverse range of courses, 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 REF2021, 2/3 of the School’s research output was considered to be world leading or internationally excellent. Computer Science at DMU is ranked 151-200 worldwide in the Shanghai Ranking, and 201-250 in the THES World University Rankings due to the international nature and high relevance of its research. 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.


The role requires applicants to effectively teach modules within the field of Cyber Security. As part of this responsibility, you will be tasked with leading, developing, and enhancing modules to ensure their relevance and currency. 

Ideal Candidate

We are seeking an exceptional individual who can provide outstanding teaching in the relevant areas of expertise at our university. You will have a positive attitude, good communication skills and share our ambition to further develop our identity and explore new opportunities for growth. We are particularly interested in applicants who possess a Ph.D. in Cyber Security or a related discipline. 

Please note that this job description should be considered in conjunction with the published Job Description and Person Specification for Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, which outlines the primary duties and responsibilities of the role. However, the post holder may be occasionally required to undertake additional ad-hoc duties appropriate to the level of the position. 

For more information about the job and its requirements, please contact Dr. Atheer Al-Mousa, the Subject Lead of Computing at DMU Dubai campus, via email at

To apply: Applications should be submitted to the DMU Dubai Careers Team via, with the subject title: CS Application. 
Please send: A CV detailing your qualifications, employment history. A Covering Letter indicating your suitability for this post, and supporting documents.