Lecturer in Computer Science (Teaching Focused)

University of Birmingham - School of Computer Science, within the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Duration of Post: 12 months

Salary: Starting salary is normally in the range £38,896 to £46,414. With potential progression once in post to £52,219 a year.

Terms and Conditions: Academic Teaching Staff. (non-clinical)

The School of Computer Science at the University of Birmingham has an established and growing international reputation for research and teaching in Computer Science. The School has over 140 active researchers (academic staff, research staff and research students) who form a strong community and enjoy a stimulating intellectual environment. Both in teaching and research, our staff and students address issues of importance to the scientific community, business world and government agencies.

We invite applications for two full time Lecturers in Computer Science (teaching focused), and aim to attract exceptional educators who will advance the practice of teaching in their modules, play an important role in student academic support and deliver excellent teaching that inspires students, and is informed by discipline-based research.

Candidates must hold a PhD or equivalent at the time of appointment, in computer science, mathematics or a related field, and demonstrate an enthusiasm for teaching and supervision at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including the willingness to develop innovative and challenging courses. 

Applicants should be able to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equality. Nationally, Computer Science suffers a lack of diversity. Addressing this problem is a paramount concern and the successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the School’s diversity and equality agenda.

Applicants may discuss their potential candidacy with the Head of School, Professor Andrew Howes or the Deputy Head of School, Dr Mark Lee, c/o Lauren Rawlins, L.Rawlins@bham.ac.uk.

To download the details of this position and submit an electronic application online please click on the Apply Online button below, quote Job Ref 56269 in all enquiries.

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