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Lecturer / Assistant Professor in Digital Landscape Design

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
£52,019.85 - £82,374.91 per annum
Closing date
26 Jan 2024

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Applications are invited for a permanent post of a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Digital Landscape Design within UCD School Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy.

The School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy has an international reputation as a centre of excellence for research and teaching in a multidisciplinary School ranked in the QS top 150. The School offers the only Landscape Architecture programme in Ireland, with the School having established an excellent reputation for design excellence with its faculty and adjunct staff maintaining an international profile. The School is seeking to increase its expertise and capacity in the areas of digital technology and sustainability to contribute to our ambition in this area. This appointment is part of a strategy to increase our expertise and capacity in digital technology in Landscape Architecture.

Applications are invited for the position of Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Digital Landscape Design. The successful candidate will join a team of ten Landscape Architecture Faculty and Design Fellows. They should possess an ability to integrate digital knowledge and skill, digital thinking and digital production into Landscape Architecture's studiooriented programmes. They should be a productive and collaborative researcher and capable of working with a range of software dealing with the analysis, adaptation, and creation of designed environments at large landscape scales.

Applicants will hold a PhD in landscape architecture, landscape planning, environmental design or a related land use or design discipline, have a commitment to evidence-based research and a high-quality publication record in datadriven design, commensurate with stage of career. They will have a strong technical competency and ability to integrate design and/or geospatial modelling in teaching across environmental design, technical design and designresearch-studio modules and in research applications. Applicants will be committed to high-quality teaching at University level, possess excellent interpersonal skills, and have a demonstrated commitment to and awareness of equality, diversity and inclusion.

95 Lecturer/Asst Professor Above The Bar Salary scale: €60,261 - €95,425 per annum**

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on the 26th of January 2024

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

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UCD is Ireland's most globally engaged university with over 37,000 students drawn from 152 countries, including over 4,500 students based at locations outside of Ireland. 
The international standing of UCD has grown in recent years; it is currently ranked within the top 1% of higher education institutions world-wide.
As Ireland's largest university, with its great strength and diversity of disciplines, UCD embraces its role to contribute to the flourishing of Ireland through the study of people, society, business, economy, culture, languages and the creative arts, as well as through research and innovation. 
Over the last decade UCD researchers have increased their annual number of papers in the international literature by 39% and have authored more than 34,000 papers in total. 56% of the papers were co-authored with researchers from more than 130 countries. These papers are cited by other researchers at a rate that is 73% above the world average.
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Imagine yourself in a workplace with a genuine commitment to equality of opportunity for all staff and students. UCD is committed to creating an environment where diversity is celebrated and everyone is treated fairly.
Learn more about equality and diversity in UCD, including our new Dignity & Respect Support Service.
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