Teaching Fellow B / Senior Teaching Fellow

University of Surrey - Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Surrey invites applications for the post of Teaching Fellow B / Senior Teaching Fellow in Computer Science.

Surrey is recognised as an Academic Centre of Excellence for Cyber Security Research by GCHQ and our key areas of research are security and machine learning. Our teaching programmes are recognised by BCS and GCHQ.

We have a very active student community through CompSoc, HackSurrey and the STEM society. Our students are highly engaged in Hackathons, national and international cyber security competitions and networking events. Our programmes have high rates of graduate employment and industrial placements are a key element of our undergraduate programmes.

We are looking for individuals that can inspire students through their curiosity for leading-edge aspects of technology. In particular, the duties of the role include: leading the delivery of high quality teaching in Computer Science to all levels of students, supervising undergraduate project students and postgraduate dissertations and leading teaching and co-curricular initiatives to enhance the student experience. Prior experience in teaching of web technologies, software engineering, and networking would be highly desirable.

Applicants should have a PhD in a relevant subject or equivalent professional experience. Prior teaching and learning experience is essential. The appointed candidate will be expected to be able to teach modules on both our UG and MSc programmes and contribute to all aspects of learning development within the Department’s activities. For an application at Senior Teaching Fellow level candidates will be expected to have demonstrated leadership in teaching management.

This is a full-time and permanent position. We would expect appointed candidates to start from April 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter in time for the next academic year. The University is located close to the Surrey Research Park in Guildford and within easy commuting distance of London.

For further details and an informal discussion please contact the Head of Department, Dr Helen Treharne (h.treharne@surrey.ac.uk).

Further information about the Department is available at: http://www.surrey.ac.uk/cs.

Presentations and interviews will take place week commencing 19th February, 2018. During the interview process there will be an opportunity to meet members of the Department during an informal evening dinner and also to meet with other colleagues within the Department on an informal basis.

For more information and to apply online, please download the further details and click on the 'apply' button below.

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