Senior Lecturer Education & Scholarship Ref 8053

School/department: Engineering and Informatics/Engineering and Design
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 8053
Salary: starting at £51,799 to £60,022 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 06 June 2022
Closing date: 28 June 2022. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: 05 September 2022 or as soon as possible

Job description

The Department of Engineering and Design at the University of Sussex is looking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Engineering with focus on teaching and admin duties. The Department is a part of the School of Engineering and Informatics, which delivers world-class research and high-quality teaching in automotive and mechanical engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, product design as well as in computer science.

The successful candidate will have proven experience in designing courses and modules as well as delivering teaching at university level. We are looking for candidates who understand well the British higher education system and can integrate swiftly into our department. The successful applicant will be responsible for devising and delivering teaching for the Department in our mechanical and mechanical with robotics courses.

Post-holders will be expected to show academic leadership in teaching, and to support the management and strategic planning processes of the School and the University

Applications should be accompanied by a full CV and statement indicating ways in which the applicant could contribute to teaching across the Department. Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Romeo Glovnea, the Head of Department:

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 8503 [PDF 234.22KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

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How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to  

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You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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