|Location:||Newcastle upon Tyne|
|Salary:||£7,473 to £53,353 (Grade 6 to 7)|
|Placed On:||15th September 2022|
|Closes:||7th October 2022|
Northumbria is a research-intensive modern university with a global reputation for academic excellence.
Ranked in the UK top 50 (Guardian University League Table 2022 and Complete University Guide 2023), Northumbria recorded the biggest rise of any UK university for research power in the Research Excellence Framework for the second time in 2021 and is now rated within the top 25 in the UK.
At Northumbria, we embrace tomorrow. We pursue new thinking, forge new partnerships, create and exchange new knowledge, and find new solutions. Our inspirational academics, partners and students work together to tackle tomorrow’s challenges head on. We are ready for the future whatever it may hold. We are looking for future colleagues that share our ambition.
The Department of Computer and Information Sciences now ranks 12th in the UK in terms of research power for UoA11: Computer Science and Informatics, a rise of 54 places, and a testament to our significant research strength across several areas. Situated in a dedicated, state-of-the-art, £7m building at the heart of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, we offer a vibrant research and teaching environment for students and staff.
The Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Northumbria University invites applications for Lecturers/Assistant Professors.
You will contribute to further enhance our research, enterprise, and teaching activities. This will include designing, developing, and delivering high quality teaching, undertaking individual and joint research to produce high quality academic outputs and inform teaching, and contributing to the generation of external research income.
We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates with expertise in one of the following areas:
However, we welcome applications from any relevant area of computer science, and we particularly encourage applicants who are working at the intersection(s) of computer science and other disciplines.
We are ambitious about the continued growth of our research, but also on delivering a high quality, industry-ready, experience for our students. Our undergraduate Information Systems students rated us the number one Department in that subject area in NSS2022.
Successful candidates must hold a first degree and be qualified to doctoral level in a relevant discipline, with specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice or consultancy. A proven ability to deliver high quality research and teaching is essential, together with an appropriate publication profile and a track record of bidding for external income.
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