Job offer in england Senior Lecturer in Architecture at University of the West of England, Bristol
Campus/location: Frenchay campus
UWE Bristol is an ambitious university. Together, our people are working hard to advance knowledge, inspire people and transform futures. We are looking for people with the skills and ambition to help us achieve those aims.
The Department wishes to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic full-time Senior Lecturer in Architecture to help develop and contribute to teaching, research and knowledge exchange in all areas of architecture 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.
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 studio teaching that integrates architectural design and technology.
- 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.
In addition to progressive pay rates, UWE Bristol offers a wide range of staff benefits including:
- 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;
Please see the attached full job description and information for applicants for the role.
If you have any queries or would like an informal discussion, please contact Elena Marco 0117 328 1503 or James Burch (82089) on or email: Elena.Marco@uwe.ac.uk / James.Burch@uwe.ac.uk.
UWE is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity to create an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who share our ambition to be a university recognised for the success and impact of our practice-oriented programmes; our strong industry networks and our inclusive global outlook.
Full time/part time: Full time