|Salary:||£40,991 to £55,358 including outer London weighting|
|Placed On:||30th March 2023|
|Closes:||1st May 2023|
|Job Ref:||SCT337A & SCT337B|
Middlesex University is a global institution with an international outlook and reputation. As one of the leading universities for technical, professional, and creative education, Middlesex is committed to taking its students on life-changing journeys, to delivering world-changing research and to our role for positive transformation. With a shared vision of a world that’s fairer and more inclusive, our work is about creating knowledge and putting it into action.
The Department of Natural Sciences are looking for an effective individual to join and complement our current team supporting the delivery of our portfolio of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences undergraduate and Drug Design and Discovery postgraduate programmes. The successful candidate will be an individual with an advanced background in Computational Chemistry either as a lecturer or practitioner with a research interest focused on Pharmaceutical Chemistry. You will be able to deliver high quality teaching, learning and academic support as well as be keen to participate in research/knowledge transfer and support outreach. You will be someone who is committed to promoting the development of the next generation of students and researchers. Candidates should have strong leadership skills in order for them to play an active role in leadership of our teaching teams.
We are offering the one post at either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level. Lecturers are expected to deliver high quality teaching to students including the design, development and review of teaching activities and materials. They should be able to identify best and innovative practices in professional training, learning and teaching and build them into personal teaching practice. They must have the ability to give effective advice, guidance and feedback to students thereby supporting their academic progress and enhancing student experience and outcomes.
Senior Lecturers are expected to be able to lead on the delivery of high-quality teaching to enhance students’ learning experiences and outcomes. Successful candidates should bring practice- or research-based experience into innovative and authentic design of teaching and learning materials and activities. They should be committed to and understand how to develop the curriculum in line with professional body requirements and be able to demonstrate leadership. Senior Lecturers will be required to lead on strategies to identify and implement best practice to give effective advice, guidance and feedback to students to enhance and support their academic progress.
The Department of Natural Sciences is recognised for strong high-quality teaching, innovative delivery, research, and consultancy across a range of professional and academic programmes. Our focus is on the application of knowledge to practice and practice to student learning, underpinned by evidence and research.
Middlesex University works towards equality of opportunity. Applications from under-represented sections of the community are welcomed.
Overseas applicants for this post may be subject to the ATAS certificate requirements. A list of exemptions is here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/find-out-if-you-require-an-atas-certificate. For further information about the scheme see: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/academic-technology-approval-scheme.
If you wish to discuss the job in further detail please contact Sally Priest, Head of Department (S.Priest@mdx.ac.uk) or Vania Gomes de Almeida, Director of Programmes (V.GomesDeAlmeida@mdx.ac.uk).
Closing Date: 1st May 2023
Interview Date: 19th May 2023
Apply link: https://jobs.mdx.ac.uk/vacancies.aspx?cat=200
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