Graduate Teaching Assistant
£35,374 rising to £40,348 per annum (pro-rata)
Business Unit (dept)
Department of Computer Science & Information Systems
Closing date for applicants
This is a fixed term appointment for 36 months
We seek talented, passionate candidates to undertake PhD research in
computer science and provide assistance to academic staff in a part-time
Graduate Teaching Assistant role.
The post holder will be registered as a research (PhD) student within the
Department for the period of employment with registration fees waived.
As a Graduate Teaching Assistant, you will:
Pursue research study towards a PhD thesis.
Provide assistance to staff involved in teaching, including supporting
classes and leading seminar discussions in person or online.
Support students in developing their research projects, and teach students
how to approach research.
Supervise Masters dissertation projects and participate in the assessment
and examination of students.
Undertake administration related to the above to ensure the effecting
running of programmes.
To be successful in this role, you will be able to:
demonstrate the potential to conduct high-quality research in computer
support teaching effectively at the undergraduate and postgraduate level
both in person and online
demonstrate good organisational and administrative skills
Moreover, you will:
Have obtained a good first degree or masters in a discipline relevant to computer science
Be eligibile for acceptance to the MPhil/PhD in the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems
Submitted an application to the department's MPhil/PhD including an original research proposal
For further details regarding admission to our research study programme
including details on how to develop a research proposal, please consult the
detailed guide available online via the link below
https: // www. dcs.bbk.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/mphil-phd-in-computer-
Grade 6 of the College's London Pay Scale which is £35,374 rising to £40,348
The salary quoted will be pro-rata for this part time post and is on the
College's London Pay Scale which includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance
which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the
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Birkbeck offers a competitive salary and pension scheme, 31 days paid leave,
flexible working arrangements and some of the most generous benefits in the HE
sector, all while being located right in the heart of Central London.
We welcome applicants from all sections of the community. The College is
committed to improving the gender and cultural diversity of its workforce,
holding an Athena SWAN award, operating Disability Confident & Mindful