Lecturer (Education) (Part Time)

Belfast (City/Town)
£36,261 - £42,036 per annum pro rata
10 Dec 2018
17 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Queen’s University Belfast

Lecturer (Education) (Part Time)              

Ref: 18/107033

School of Natural and Built Environment

The successful applicant will join the team in the School of the Natural and Built Environment (SNBE) in delivering professionally accredited courses in Planning and will be expected to make a full contribution to existing Educational and scholarly activities of an effective Planning School. We are looking to complement and develop our existing teaching capabilities within the discipline. We are interested in recruiting a candidate with excellent knowledge, skills and competencies within the field of Spatial Planning; other areas of expertise may be considered if there is evidence of outstanding achievement.

Appointees will be expected to integrate their specialist knowledge with teaching programmes through lecture courses and seminars across the School and wider university. The School is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. We particularly welcome applications from women, transgender people and disabled people.

This part time 0.3 FTE (11.1 hours per week) post is available for 18 months.

Informal enquiries in relation to this post may be made to Dr Urmi Sengupta, telephone: +44 (0)28 9097 4486 or email: u.sengupta@qub.ac.uk

The successful candidate must have:

•  Relevant degree with a PhD completed in a relevant subject.

•  Membership or eligibility of the Royal Town Planning Institute and/or Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

•  Evidence of developing networking links with relevant professional bodies to ensure that own teaching reflects current best practice in own area of subject specialism.

•  Evidence of using research methodologies, models, approaches and techniques.

•  Teaching experience at university level having ability to design modules and assessment methods, with evidence of good teaching evaluations.

•  Evidence of expertise in one or more of the following: environmental, governance, community and European planning issues.

•  Ability to design course materials and plan and organise the delivery and assessment of taught courses in own specialism.

•  Evidence of the ability to take advantage of the opportunities afforded by new technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

Anticipated interview date: Monday 7 and Wednesday 9 January 2019

Salary scale:   £36,261 - £42,036 per annum pro rata

Closing date:   Monday 17 December 2018

For full criteria and to apply online, visit www.qub.ac.uk/jobs. You must clearly demonstrate how you are meeting the criteria on your application. For further information or assistance contact Resourcing Team, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on resourcing@qub.ac.uk

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability.

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but in particular circumstances may be renewed or made permanent subject to availability of funding.

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