Assistant Lecturer in Project Management

Coventry University - Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing / School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering

Coventry University is significantly investing in research excellence, our teaching and learning strategy and in substantial campus estates development. We have been ranked as University in The Year in the Times Higher Education Awards 2015, this is the latest in a long list of accolades that the University has won.

The Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing has a global reputation for teaching and research. In particular, our innovative Activity-led Learning approach is internationally recognised and has shaped the unique culture of our forward-facing Faculty, with its inspirational £55M state-of the art building housing new equipment and facilities. We strive to empower our students through expert education informed by world-class research. We are firmly focussed on preparing students for successful careers, in the context of industry’s current and future demands. We are investing in new research centres to develop our expertise and achieve excellence with impact.

The School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering is home to around 2600 students and 200 staff. Owing to the continued growth and success of our undergraduate and postgraduate engineering teaching, we are seeking to appoint candidates with a passion for teaching.

We require a new member of staff with expertise in Project Management, We would be interested in receiving applications from specialists in this area who also have experience of the transport sector and a demonstrable passion for innovation in the Project Management arena as well as expertise with digital technologies.

Applicants should have, as a minimum, a higher degree in engineering or equivalent industrial experience. Experience of teaching, module management and supervising student project work would be advantageous.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated self-starter and able to communicate with students, engineers and academia at all levels. You will provide support to senior academics for module delivery and assessment as well as STEM/Outreach activities and Open Days. The ambition to succeed in a competitive arena is essential with a focus on creating an outstanding academic student experience.

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Closing date: 8 November 2016.

Due to recent Government policy changes on immigration, we can only accept applications from Non EEA candidates who hold Tier 1 status and are able to work and reside in the UK with no restrictions or sponsorship required.

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