|Salary:||£40,322 to £49,553 per annum|
|Placed On:||14th July 2021|
|Closes:||10th August 2021|
Build your academic career in User Experience Engineering with Edinburgh Napier University
With over 80 academics, 1400 students, professional accreditation from the British Computer Society and some of the most impressive computing lab facilities in a UK university, the School of Computing is highly regarded and one of the UK's largest computing departments at the heart of Scotland's inspiring capital.
This is a great opportunity for an academic with expertise in Informatics or related fields to join the Centre for Social Informatics research group where you can add to the work of the experienced team exploring eGovernment, Information Science, Information Society and Social Informatics. With 30% allocation for research, this role will allow you to explore novel and emerging areas of informatics such as machine learning, mobile and serverless computing, blockchain, encryption and SSI, and the impact of regulatory developments including the GDPR and open banking.
The Lecturer in Informatics will contribute to and build programmes and modules to support the expansion of the School’s teaching portfolio, meeting the demand for skilled graduates and postgraduates. You will also actively contribute to our existing portfolio of information systems degrees.
We are looking for someone who can demonstrate enthusiasm for working in a cross-disciplinary manner in applied research and in the development of teaching to enhance employability of our graduates. You will have the opportunity to expand your industry connections through our existing networks and by visiting students on one-year industry placements and on our employer-based Graduate Apprentice programme.
As an early career academic joining us as a lecturer you will be a member of our Centre for Social Informatics with:
Applicants must demonstrate:
If you would like to know, more about this exciting opportunity please click here to view the role profile.
The University is committed to inclusion, demonstrated through our work in respect of our diversity awards and accreditations and holds Disability Confident, Career Positive and Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champion status.
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