Job offer available in Scotland Senior Teaching Fellow/Teaching Fellow – Product Design 89198 at University of Strathclyde

Salary range: £39992 – £49149 – Teaching Fellow* £50618 – £56950 

FTE: 1

Term: Open-ended 

The Department of Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management (DMEM) provides a unique offering of combining end-to-end multidisciplinary expertise from creative design, through engineering design, manufacture and management of the entire system. DMEM also houses the UK’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC), which is located off-campus at a dedicated site just outside Glasgow and is part of the UK’s High Value Manufacturing Catapult.

DMEM has a strong, vibrant team of academics working across the field of design, ranging from industrial to engineering design and all aspects of design management. The vacancies currently being advertised aim to complement existing expertise with teaching staff that focus on product design including areas such as, but not limited to, interaction/ergonomics, form/aesthetics, design theory/models, creativity/creative models, user centred design and emotion/experience.

We are part of the University of Strathclyde, our vision is bold and ground breaking, placing us amongst the world’s leading international technological universities. We are vibrant, dynamic and passionate about solving the challenges facing society and industry through our cutting-edge, multi-disciplinary research, education and knowledge-exchange with global partners.

Successful candidates will be educated to PhD level (or equivalent experience) with an established track record of teaching at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels, preferably in Product Design with research expertise in Product Design being desirable. Candidates will have extensive experience of student assessment activities and experience of curriculum experience. Experience of the use of Virtual Learning Environments and of online/distance learning would also be an advantage.

Appointments will be made at a level appropriate to a successful candidate’s experience and career stage.

Initial interviews have been scheduled for 6 November 2017.

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Alex Duffy, Head of Department Tel 0141 548 3005.

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