|Salary:||£35,839 to £50,966 Competitive package|
|Placed On:||6th December 2022|
|Closes:||6th January 2023|
Our strategy at Coventry University continues our drive to provide a high-quality, inclusive, and empowering global education to anyone who can benefit from it. It maintains our belief that, through education, people are empowered to grow and advance in society. We all want to make a difference, we would like you to join us.
Peoples Future Limited is a dedicated subsidiary within the Coventry University Group and is looking to appoint a full time Teaching Fellow in Design & Sustainability who is committed to contributing to the continued success of the School of Mechanical Engineering.
You will join a School recognised for its high-quality and real-world teaching, state of the art activity-led facilities and an approach guided by and focused on industry. You will deliver and develop courses which foster a first-class educational experience while nurturing and producing industry-ready graduates.
We value forward thinking, student-centred learning experience and well-developed industry relationships while embracing different cultures, backgrounds, abilities, and experiences of our students, colleagues and partners to create opportunities for all. As result, we are currently ranked in the top 10 of the Guardian University Guide 2023 for our courses in Mechanical Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace and Manufacturing. As a new member of staff, you will be joining a global institution at the forefront of teaching and innovation achieving several awards including the Gold Teaching Excellence Framework in 2017 and this year’s Queen’s Award for Enterprise and Innovation.
The successful candidate will have experience of design and/or project management to progress a solution through key developmental phases.
The role holder will have experience of PLM and developing solutions to meet sustainability requirements.
Within the role they should be able to relate current industrial best practice into a manageable format for students. The design curriculum includes; design management (systems approach), CAD/CAM, QA, DFx (including Design for Sustainability), LCA, verification and validation techniques.
To support the development of our curriculum the ideal candidate will have expertise in one or more of the following areas:
This is an exciting time to join the School of Mechanical Engineering as we develop our curriculum to embed sustainability.
You will need to share our passion for delivering a positive student experience that puts excellence in teaching and learning at the heart of everything we do and will be able to demonstrate significant knowledge in your area of specialisation. You will be expected to support design and delivery of teaching that is engaging, innovative and responsive, that achieves excellent student learning outcomes. You must be willing to work flexibly to promote and support international partnerships, as well as potentially deliver teaching onsite at one of our international partners.
This position is a teaching focused post that will appeal to you by allowing you to focus on pedagogic practice and curriculum development. The post will attract candidates from both academic and industrial backgrounds and the successful candidate should be qualified to Honours Degree in a relevant subject. Membership of a Professional Body, a recognised teaching qualification or participation in professional educational practice/consultancy will also be advantageous.
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