Lecturer in Built Environment

University of Plymouth - School of Arts, Design and Architecture

The Department of the Built Environment of the School of Art, Design and Architecture at the University of Plymouth wishes to appoint an outstanding and inspirational academic in Built Environment to complement and build on its existing research and teaching strengths.

You will be expected to make a significant contribution to the teaching of the undergraduate courses in Building Surveying, Construction Management and Architectural Engineering, as well as the postgraduate course in High Performance Buildings. We are looking to appoint a candidate with a dedication to the delivery of high quality teaching in areas such as such as building surveying, retrofit and refurbishment, facility management, project finance and procurement, or construction law and contracts. Other administration duties to support the management of the courses would be expected.

You will have a doctorate degree and a scholarly reputation, demonstrated by a good record of high quality journal publications in the field. You will be expected to contribute to the Department’s next REF submission. Previous experience in winning external funding in the built environment field and a track record of working with industry through research or other partnerships will be highly valued. We would generally expect applicants for Lecturer level to have post-doctoral experience. Membership of the RICS, CIOB or similar is desirable.

Contact for informal discussion: Professor Pieter de Wilde, Associate Head of the Department of the Built Environment on email pieter.dewilde@plymouth.ac.uk or telephone +441752586115

This is a full-time role working 37 hours per week on a permanent basis, starting 1 June 2018.

Interview are expected to take place early-February 2018.

University of Plymouth is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is a Stonewall diversity champion.

The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women’s careers in STEMM academia.

University of Plymouth has been recognised by Bloomberg as one of the 50 best UK employers for 2016.

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