Senior Strategic Teaching Fellow

Imperial College London - Dyson School of Design Engineering

4 years fixed term with the possibility of extension

Job summary

An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Strategic Teaching Fellow with appropriate disciplinary experience and educational qualification and expertise to take a leading role in the ongoing review and development of the School’s curriculum and related development of innovative pedagogy.

Duties and responsibilities

The post holder will be responsible for managing the review of the MEng curricula, liaising between the department T&L Management group and Imperial’s EDU and strategic teaching fellows from other disciplinary areas and working with a wide range of colleagues, students and external stakeholders to develop and promote innovative curriculum design and delivery.

Essential requirements

A proven track record in pedagogic delivery and development in higher education in design, engineering or a related field; demonstrable interest and understanding in T&L innovation including with technology enhanced learning, active learning, collaborative and interdisciplinary approaches, evidence of effective leadership, influencing and communication skills;  knowledge and expertise in T&L quality management procedures; ability to contribute academic and/or professional expertise in T&L delivery of a subject area relevant to the MEng programme.

Further information

For informal enquiries about the post please contact Prof Peter Childs at

Our preferred method of application is online via our website. Please click ‘apply’ below or go to and search using reference number ENG00088 Please complete an application form as directed.

Further information about the post is available in the job description.

Any queries regarding the application process should be directed to Sarah Wissing at

About Imperial College London

Imperial College London is the UK’s only university focussed entirely on science, engineering, medicine and business and we are consistently rated in the top 10 universities in the world.

You will find our main London campus in South Kensington, with our hospital campuses located nearby in West and North London. We also have Silwood Park in Berkshire and state-of-the-art facilities in development at our major new campus in White City.

We work in a multidisciplinary and diverse community for education, research, translation and commercialisation, harnessing science and innovation to tackle the big global challenges our complex world faces.

It’s our mission to achieve enduring excellence in all that we do for the benefit of society – and we are looking for the most talented people to help us get there.

Additional information

Please note that job descriptions cannot be exhaustive and the post-holder may be required to undertake other duties, which are broadly in line with the above key responsibilities.

All Imperial employees are expected to follow the 7 principles of Imperial Expectations 

In addition to the above, employees are required to observe and comply with all College policies and regulations.

Imperial College is committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment. We are an Athena SWAN Silver award winner, a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Disability Confident Employer and work in partnership with GIRES to promote respect for trans people.

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