Associate Professor in Computer Science and Director of Student Education

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7070888 (Ref.No. EPSCP1027)
Posted: October 12, 2020

Job Description

Are you an academic with proven abilities to carry out teaching and research in Computer Science? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a research-intensive Russell Group University?

The School of Computing has an ambitious research and education programme that is delivering world-class graduates, and strengthening the School’s internationally leading research base. 

As part of this strategy we are seeking an outstanding candidate with a track record of excellence that aligns with the School’s research themes. The appointee will also assume the role of Director of Student Education for an initial period of 3 years.

As Associate Professor, you will carry out research, teaching and management within the school, faculty and university. You will be able to demonstrate international standing in your field, a track record of successful and substantive grant applications, the capacity to deliver an outstanding student experience and an ability to undertake successful academic leadership.

As Director of Student Education, you will play a key role in the School’s leadership team, promoting strategic academic development. This will include developing, promoting and delivering the School's learning and teaching strategy and objectives. You will also oversee the development and quality enhancement of the School's portfolio of programmes, supporting the School’s recruitment and educational engagement strategies, promoting an inclusive approach to student education and enhancing the student academic experience. The duties associated with the Director of Student Education role are expected to be within the bounds of 0.4 fte to 0.6 fte.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Andy Bulpitt, Head of School, School of Computing 

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 6816 or email:   a.j.bulpitt@leeds.ac.uk 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences
School/Institute:  School of Computing
Category:  Academic
Grade:  Grade 9
Salary:  £51,034 to £59,135 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Saturday 10 October 2020
Closing Date:  Wednesday 11 November 2020
Reference:  EPSCP1027


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