Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science (Security and Forensics)

Nottingham Trent University - School of Science and Technology

We are looking for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science with an emerging record of research and expertise in Computer Security and/or Forensics.

As a successful applicant you will contribute to the existing research strength of the Department of Computing and Technology aligning to one of the four themes: Interactive Systems Research Group ISRG; Network Infrastructures and Emerging Technologies Research Group NIET; Computational Intelligence and Applications Research Group CIA; Computational Neuroscience and Cognitive Robotics Laboratory CNCR.  Alternatively, your expertise in computing could complement the research strengths of the wider School of Science and Technology, e.g. computational biology; imaging science; computational physics; space science; data science; and human factors engineering. 

You will possess excellent communication and presentation skills, being capable of teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate students across our portfolio of courses within the Computing and Technology department, with your specialism lying in the Security and/or Forensics fields. You will also be an inspiring educator, interested in creating engaging learning experiences. You should be ready to play a leading role in the further development of our Software Engineering, Computing Systems and Computer Science courses and be able to make significant contributions to our ambitious agenda for delivering innovative, industry-focused courses.  

Nottingham Trent University is proud to have been rated Gold under the UK government’s Teaching Excellence Framework. It was also named as ‘University of the Year’ by the Times Higher Education Supplement and ‘Modern University of the Year’ by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018. The University is renowned for leading edge research and strong links with industry. The Department’s research in X-Ray imaging systems for airport security was recognised by a Queen’s Award for Further and Higher Education in 2015.

The University is making multi-million pound investments in both buildings and equipment at the Clifton campus, an award-winning “green” campus. The newly opened ISTeC building has state of the art facilities for computer science, including high performance computing, a robotics suite for research, as well as isolated networks and mobile laboratories. A second building, due for completion in 2019, will support interdisciplinary activities across computer science, engineering and business to address the challenges of Industry 4.0.

Please submit a single document to include a full CV, a teaching statement, a research statement and a covering letter addressing your suitability for the role outlined in the associated Person Specification. If the 1MB file size restriction makes this difficult or impossible, please email all your supporting documentation to CSTHR@ntu.ac.uk.

Closing date – 8th April 2018
Interview date – w/c 23rd April 2018

Please review the online information about the post on https://vacancies.ntu.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=5005. If you have any specific queries in relation to this position that the online information does not cover, then please contact:

Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered alongside other applications. For further information on this please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

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