Senior Lecturer in Computer Aided Architectural design, Fabrication & Representation

London (East), (GB)
06 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2016
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Architecture
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior lecturer in Computer Aided Architectural design, Fabrication & Representation
School of Architecture, Computing & Engineering
Salary in the range from £43,543 to £49,875 per annum inclusive of London Weighting

UEL’s ambition is to become London’s leading university for civic engagement. We are a vibrant and diverse university located in the heart of east London. Our new corporate plan sets an ambitious agenda for our future success and growth which focusses on the delivery of high quality teaching and learning and excellence in research. UEL is in the top ten of modern universities for research in the most recent RAE exercise. The subject area of Architecture and Design is rated 2nd in London and 11th in the UK.

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 from low income groups. We look for outstanding teachers, who exude a love of teaching, who inspire students and colleagues through their approach to teaching, and who are strongly committed to raising levels of student achievement.

You will be ambitious and pro-active candidate with a flexible, hands-on approach who will take a leading role in developing an innovative platform of lectures, visits and workshops as well as teaching students how to use software such as CAD, to represent their design in contemporary imaging and to integrate computational studies and reports into their studio work. Working closely with programme leaders to ensure the relevance of the topic both to the studio work and to a broad understanding of practice (CAD and BIM) and employability and be responsible for coordinating computational software training within the professional programmes and for relating the teaching platform to the requirements of the professional body. You will be encouraged to pro-actively start up own research initiatives and industry collaborations and contribute to our digital printing and robotics research group.

You will be educated to degree level or above with professional qualifications in architecture and experience in Computer training for architects and designers. You will have experience and advanced knowledge of many software packages Autocad, Microstation Rhino 3d studio max, Revit, Vector works etc and have teaching experience.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Hassan Abdalla, Dean of Architecture, Computing and Engineering, by email at or by telephone +44 (0)20 8223 2523. To obtain further details about this vacancy please visit our website at (reference number 080A2016). The closing date for applications is 23 October 2016.

We are working actively to improve the diversity of our staff and particularly invite applications from women for these positions as part of our commitment to advancing the careers of women in science, technology and engineering. Applications for job share and part time working are welcome CVs will not be accepted without a completed application form