Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Computer Science
Faculty of Engineering and Environment
Department of Computer and Information Sciences
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer and Information Science – EAE17/25
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary: Lecturer: £34,520 - £38,832 ; Senior Lecturer: £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 passionate about the principles and applications of Engineering, Science and Technology in all its forms and strives to be excellent in research, teaching and innovation.
We are seeking to appoint a number of high calibre individuals to a number of posts in the Department of Computer & Information Sciences. This includes posts at the Lecturer/Senior Lecturer level. You will contribute to the Department’s growing research reputation as well as enhancing teaching and entrepreneurial activities. This will include designing, developing and delivering high quality teaching, undertaking individual and joint research to produce quality academic outputs and participating in external activity to generate income and promote the subject. The department has particular strengths in Cyber Security and Networked Systems, HCI, Social Computing, Computational Intelligence and Visual Computing, Information Management and Data Analytics. We are interested in applications from candidates who will either align with these areas of existing strength, or support us in growing capacity in the areas of Robotics, Theoretical computer science, Games or Ubiquitous Computing. High quality candidates in any area of expertise within the scope of the Department are also welcome to apply.
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 Computer and Information Science 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 Shaun Lawson, firstname.lastname@example.org or Julie Walters, email@example.com.
For more information about the Department please visit their homepage at https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/about-us/academic-departments/computer-and-information-sciences/
For more information about the role and to apply please visit – https://work4.northumbria.ac.uk/work-for-us/details/?roleId=470
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.
Interviews will take place late April/early May 2018
Closing Date: 27 February 2018