Senior Lecturer in Wearable Computing

University of the West of England
United Kingdom
38833.00 - 49149.00 GBP Annual
26 Sep 2017
24 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We're a dynamic and modern university proudly responsible for preparing 27,000 students from 140 countries to take their next steps. With strong global and local connections, we offer an inspiring, diverse work environment where you can develop your skills and experience alongside over 3,000 staff members passionate about higher education.

The Department of Computer Science and Creative Technologies is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Wearable Computing.

The broad aims of this post are to develop a personal profile of wearable computing research as a member of our prestigious CCCS research team, and develop a teaching profile that facilitates the integration of research into our teaching programmes. You will be part of a team delivering high quality research and teaching in one or more of the following areas: the internet of things, data science, smart cities, machine learning, security, software engineering and parallel multi-core programming.

You will be responsible for developing their research activities (grant writing, project and PhD supervision, publications) and their integrated teaching activities (undergraduate and postgraduate).

If you do not already have an HE teaching qualification, you will be supported to undertake the University Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education programme.

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;
•option to purchase childcare vouchers.

Bristol itself is a hub of social and cultural activity. A place with a strong, creative and fiercely independent mindset. A city with a buzzing music scene, great restaurants and interesting business ventures. It's not surprising Bristol is consistently named as one of the best places to live and work in the UK.

For an informal discussion, please contact Jane Berry on or email: - GBP38,833 - GBP49,149