Job offer in england Lecturer in Design at University of the West of England, Bristol

University of the West of England, Bristol – Architecture & Built Environment

Campus/location: Frenchay campus

Job overview:

The Department of Architecture and the Built Environment is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic lecturer with experience of product design to teach on and help develop our highly successful undergraduate programmes, BA(Hons) Product Design and BSc(Hons) Product Design Technology and out suite of undergraduate and postgraduate Architecture programmes.

We are looking for someone with high level of competence in product design. Suitable applicants for this post will be up to date with current developments in product design and the design industry. He / she will also be able to demonstrate expertise in product design and in-depth specialist expertise in one or more of the following areas:

  • Sustainable design
  • Parametric design / Generative design
  • Creative application of materials and processes in design
  • Digital fabrication in architecture or design
  • Digital visualisation and communication

In addition to expertise in product design, they will be called upon to teach in other areas of the department, including our foundation in design and architecture. Other duties will depend upon the background of the appointee, who will be expected to make an enthusiastic contribution to the life of the department and faculty.

A proven track record in research, through publication in major conferences and journals, or through practice is desirable.

Other benefits, in addition to salary:

  • a generous holiday allowance of 35 Days
  • up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year in addition;
  • flexible working;
  • excellent defined benefit pension schemes;
  • option to participate in the cycle to work scheme;
  • family friendly policies;
  • onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus;
  • option to purchase childcare vouchers.

This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus where we have invested in the latest facilities and resources to give our students access to everything they need to succeed – with £200m being spent on new state-of-the-art learning spaces and accommodation between now and 2020 to enhance our offer even further. Frenchay campus is within close proximity to excellent motorway links and within walking distance of two train stations, making UWE Frenchay Campus the ideal place to work for those wishing to commute to Bristol.

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