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

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

The Department wishes to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic full-time Senior Lecturer in Architecture and Design to help develop and contribute to teaching, research, and knowledge exchange in the areas of design and BIMM within the Department. The principal requirement of the role will be to ensure the development of teaching, research, and/or knowledge exchange activities within the Department and specifically in BIMM, and the aspirations of the industry towards level three.

Suitable applicants for this post will be up to date with current developments in the areas of IT and CAD within Architectural practice and their application to architectural technology/detailing, and will be able to demonstrate a professional standard of expertise in in this area. Including:

  • BIMM skills – working knowledge of the implementation of level two BIMM and the aspirations of the industry towards level three.
  • Revit on large multidisciplinary collaborative projects.
  • Structures and Advance Technology in Architecture.

Experience of student project & dissertation supervision would also be advantageous.

In addition to delivering effective teaching and assessment at undergraduate and postgraduate level, the post holder at H grade will be expected to take on module and programme leadership including managing their teaching team(s).

The Department has a growing number of partners delivering their modules and programmes in the UK and overseas and the successful applicants may therefore need to be able to support academic relationships with external partners delivering their module(s) in the UK and overseas. The successful applicant will be able to engage with students from diverse backgrounds, including overseas students, and in diverse study modes e.g. face-to-face, e-learning, full-time, part-time, and short block courses.

The precise blend of teaching/research/academic management is not specified but it is important to note that at this level of appointment the role holder is expected to make a significant contribution to teaching and research/knowledge exchange/business-to-business activities of the Department and Faculty. An element of the Department’s strategy for the future is the embracing and embedding of technology-enhanced provision across its range of activities and we would be particularly interested to hear from individuals with experience in this area.

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.

Share this job
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts.
If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert,
or its categorisation then please
send us your feedback
Advert information


South West England