Job offer in london Teaching Assistant in Cyber Security Laboratory (Full-time) at City, University of London



Background
City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 19,500 students (35% postgraduate), is top in London for student satisfaction (Complete University Guide), well above the sector average for graduate employability in most subjects and eleventh in the UK for starting salaries. City joined the University of London in 2016.

In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university: it has recently agreed a new Vision & Strategy 2026.

The Department of Computer Science within the School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering has been at the leading edge of computer science in the UK for six decades; from laying the groundwork for the foundation of the British Computer Society and awarding some of the country’s first Computer Science degrees, to the vibrant, modern department that exists today. It currently comprises 48 academic and teaching staff and around 60 research staff and PhD students.

We invite applications for a Teaching Assistant in Cyber Security based in the Department of Computer Science. This post is full-time and fixed term for a period of 12 months.

Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be expected to supervise and assess MSc projects in the area of Cyber Security; deliver tutorials and provide other support for teaching to students on the MSc Cyber Security in collaboration with academic staff, including marking; contribute to administration of the MSc Cyber Security and planning of teaching, teaching support and the educational environment in the Centre of Software Reliability; and contribute to the development and delivery of extracurricular activities, such as special interest groups or workshops.

Person Specification
The successful candidate will have a relevant qualification in Cyber Security or closely related subject, knowledge and experience of Cyber Security theory and techniques, research methods appropriate for Cyber Security, and experience in teaching and assessing undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Additional Information
City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

This position is offered as a fixed-term contract for one year.

Closing date for applications: 11:59pm on 13th September 2017.

Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity.

Academic excellence for business and the professions.