Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Digital Technology and Management

Medway , Rochester (GB)
29 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Digital Technology and Management
Faculty of Engineering and Science 
Location:  Medway campus
Salary:  £32,004 to £46,924 
Contract Type:  Permanent 
Closing Date:  Thursday 28 September 2017
Interview Date:  To be confirmed 
Reference:  1561  

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate at the Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level in digital technologies, with an emphasis on management, cybersecurity, big data, cloud computing, e-commerce and/or IT start-ups, combined with a with a strong understanding of the operation of engineering businesses. The successful candidate will take a leading role in the development and delivery of teaching and research within AEM’s areas of interest, predominantly in engineering business and management. The Department has developed a wide-ranging portfolio that includes areas such as: Industrial Engineering; Design, Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Oil & Gas; and, Global Shipping Management, as well as supporting our growing number of international collaborations, requiring overseas visits to partner institutions. The post offered is to support, develop and deliver that diversification of the portfolio. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing, dynamic team. 

We are looking for applicants with experience in one or more of the following areas, ideally within an engineering / technology or industrial context, although all outstanding applicants will be considered:
(1)       Digital technologies
(2)       Management theory and practice
(3)       Cybersecurity
(4)       Big data and cloud computing
(5)       IT start-ups and entrepreneurship
(6)       E-commerce

A Doctorate degree combined with a good research track record is required and you will be expected to either continue with an established research topic compatible with the Department’s interests or establish a new research area in collaboration with Department/Faculty colleagues. Our research inspires, and feeds directly into, our teaching programmes, ensuring that all of our students benefit from exposure to the latest developments in research.

Informal enquiries about the position can be made to Dr Alec Coutroubis, Head of Department, Tel: 01634 883381, Mobile: 07768 162774 or e-mail:; or to Professor Simeon Keates, Deputy Pro Vice Chancellor, Tel: 01634 883557 or e-mail: 

We are looking for people who can help us deliver our mission of transforming lives through inspired teaching and research, through our values.

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We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.