Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Architecture

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
22 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
02 Mar 2018
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Architecture
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Engineering and Environment
Department of Architecture and Built Environment

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Architecture - Ref EAE17/32
Full Time
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary: £34,520 - £38,832 - £39,992 - £49,149        

Northumbria University at Newcastle is a research-rich, business-focussed, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence.

Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, and with a campus in the heart of London’s financial district, Northumbria University is located in the UK’s best two cities for students. At Northumbria we are global in our scope and reach, with operations in London, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Indonesia and Singapore, and we remain the largest English provider in Hong Kong. The University continues its strong commitment to internationalism, including its valuable and long-standing links with Europe. 

Northumbria is ranked 48th in The Guardian league table 2018, and ranked in the Top 200 Under 50 global University rankings. Northumbria University values the quality and diversity of our staff.

The Faculty of Engineering and Environment is committed to the applications and principles of Science and Technology in all its forms and strives to be excellent in research, teaching and innovation.

Working within the Department of Architecture and Built Environment, you will contribute to an area of Architecture to further enhance research, enterprise and teaching in this area. The department has particular strengths in Building Information Modelling/Digital Construction, People and Place, Practice Based Design and Sustainable Construction Technology & Process.

Applications from excellent candidates from these areas and other Architecture and Built Environment backgrounds are encouraged.

You must hold a first degree and it is desirable that you should be either qualified or soon to be qualified to Doctoral level in a relevant discipline, and have subject expertise in architecture with specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice or consultancy. Proven ability to deliver high quality teaching within an appropriate field is essential. Membership (or eligibility for membership) of a relevant professional body is desirable.

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Professor Ruth Dalton, Head of Department on +44 (0)191 2274107  ( or Prof Paul Jones, Head of Subject (Architecture) +44 (0)191 243 7279 ( 

For more information about the Department please visit their homepage – 

For more information about the role and to apply please visit –

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality and is a member of the Euraxess network, which delivers information and support to professional researchers.

Closing Date:  02 March 2018