Back to search results
Header Image

Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Education - (Specialism in Digital Education)

Maynooth University, National University of Ireland Maynooth - Department of Education

Salary

Assistant Professor/Lecturer (Post 1995*): €55,591 – €88,601 per annum (7 points)
Assistant Lecturer (Post 1995) €35,246 – €61,595 per annum (14 points)

Appointments will be made in accordance with public sector pay provisions

The Role

We are seeking an excellent academic to join our staff as a Lecturer in Education (with Specialism in Digital Education). S/he should have a Doctorate in Education (or cognate area) or be nearing completion of their Doctorate. The preferred candidate will be expected to make a strong contribution to the teaching programme of the Department, undertake teaching duties on the Department’s Initial Teacher Education programmes at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels and contribute to Master’s and Doctoral level modules and supervision, as well as conducting placement supervision if required. S/he will have the theoretical and professional knowledge required to develop student teachers’ digital literacy and education technology skills to support their practice in classrooms and schools. Experience of working in teacher education and researching into school-based settings is highly desirable. Modelling and developing innovative practices in digital education for students and colleagues in the Department will be central to the role. The preferred candidate will also be able to work collaboratively in supporting the collegial work of the Department and to assume administrative and course leadership duties as required on the Department’s programmes.

The appointee will be expected to build a strong research profile that supports the University’s research strategy, including affiliating to the Research Institutes, where appropriate, and working with colleagues on national and international research. The appointee will be expected to sustain and conduct research, engage in scholarship of quality and substance, undertake engaged research, and generate publications of international standard. S/he will be expected to supervise research students up to doctoral level. The person appointed will have a record of teaching, research and publication, appropriate to career stage.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A Doctorate in Education (or cognate area) or will be nearing completion of a doctorate;
  • Specialist current knowledge and expertise in digital education and educational technologies;
  • Experience of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and assessment, programme development and academic innovation, preferably with an emphasis on teacher education;
  • Experience of supervising graduate research students;
  • Experience of curriculum, pedagogy and assessment in the promotion of innovative approaches to using education technologies with learners;
  • Experience of working with relevant stakeholders to develop and promote digital education and education technologies;
  • Good understanding of the wider digital education policy landscape;
  • Scholarly research outputs and track record appropriate to career stage, with an emphasis on school-based research;
  • Experience of, and commitment to, working in an interdisciplinary setting;
  • Excellent administrative, organisational, teamwork and communication skills.

For further details including full comprehensive job description please see reference number 015481 on the Maynooth University vacancies page at:

www.maynoothuniversity.ie/human-resources/vacancies

Location: Maynooth - Ireland
Salary: €35,246 to €88,601
£30,331.19 to £76,246.21 converted salary* - please see advert
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 12th May 2022
Closes: 12th June 2022
Job Ref: 015481
   
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Show all jobs for Maynooth University, National University of Ireland Maynooth …
Advert information

Type / Role:

Subject Area(s):

Location(s):

* Salary has been converted at the prevailing rate on the date placed
Job tools
 

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Ok Ok

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Account Verification Missing

In order to create multiple job alerts, you must first verify your email address to complete your account creation

Request verification email Request verification email

jobs.ac.uk Account Required

In order to create multiple alerts, you must create a jobs.ac.uk jobseeker account

Create Account Create Account

Alert Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your account is currently blocked. Please login to unblock your account.

Email Address Blocked

We received a delivery failure message when attempting to send you an email and therefore your email address has been blocked. You will not receive job alerts until your email address is unblocked. To do so, please choose from one of the two options below.

Max Alerts Reached

A maximum of 5 Job Alerts can be created against your account. Please remove an existing alert in order to create this new Job Alert

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your alert was not created at this time. Please try again.

Ok Ok

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

 
 

Browser Upgrade Recommended

jobs.ac.uk has been optimised for the latest browsers.

For the best user experience, we recommend viewing jobs.ac.uk on one of the following:

Google Chrome Firefox Microsoft Edge