Lecturer in Engineering Education

University College London

United Kingdom


Duties and Responsibilities

The UCL Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering is renowned for its strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching, and for its creative and innovative approach to educating Civil Engineering students through applied science and design.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Engineering Education to contribute to the on-going development and expansion of internationally leading undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes in Engineering and Architectural Design. The postholder will have responsibility for developing and delivering taught modules in core subjects of Building & Construction Safety, and devising and supervising research projects for year 4 undergraduates and Masters level students, as well as developing and sustaining a high level of research in engineering education.

Key Requirements

The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant field of Civil Engineering or Architectural Technology, experience in the engineering section of an architectural practice, and a track record of excellence in research, evidenced by a record of publications and research awards. Demonstrated potential of links with industry, funding agencies, and international disciplinary networks, and the ability to work collaboratively in highly interdisciplinary and intercultural teams and environments are also essential. Relevant teaching experience in higher education, registration as a Chartered Engineer (or equivalent), and evidence of a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and education, would be an advantage.

Further Details

A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

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If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Duncan Paton, duncan.paton@ucl.ac.uk.

UCL Taking Action for Equality
We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Closing Date
30 May 2019

Latest Time for the Submission of Applications

Interview Date

Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.

This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Academic Staff.

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