Senior University Teacher

University of Sheffield – Computer Science

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

Salary: Grade 9: £49,772 to £55,998 per annum with potential to progress to £64,894 through sustained exceptional contribution


This is an outstanding opportunity for a Senior University Teacher to join the Department of Computer Science at the University of Sheffield. You will play a key role in maintaining our reputation for high quality teaching by designing, delivering and assessing undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes in Computer Science. You will lead on some aspects of teaching administration, such as accreditation.

You will be familiar with different strategies to promote learning, and have a demonstrable interest in enthusing and engaging students. Focused and motivated, you will have excellent communication, leadership and organisation skills.

The Department of Computer Science is recognised nationally and internationally for its world-class research and excellence in teaching. In the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, we were ranked 5th out of 89 computer science departments in the UK.

You will hold a PhD in Computer Science or a related area (or equivalent experience), and ideally you will have a teaching qualification. We particularly welcome applications from candidates who can bring their industry experience to bear on group-based projects, and other skills-based topics, including programming, and software engineering.