Lecturer in Construction Management and Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Computing & the Environment
School of Engineering and the Environment
Fixed Term Contract
This is an opportunity to contribute to a number of modules across Levels 4-7
in the suite of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering taught
programmes. The key subject area is Construction Management, with emphasis on
core subjects, management and economics in construction, development economics
and planning, project planning and organisation, supply chain management,
sustainability, lean construction and construction and civil engineering
materials. Technical experience and knowledge in these, as well as other
related areas of expertise, is essential.
The successful post-holder will engage actively in applied research in a field
related to at least one of the subject areas taught on the degrees within the
Department and will contribute to the University's objective of securing an
outstanding reputation for research-informed learning, innovation and
integrated academic practice.
You'll come to us with a first degree in relevant subjects within built
environment or equivalent at 2.1 or above together with a PhD in a relevant
field. You will also have or be working towards a PGCHE, UKPSF2 or equivalent.
Professional qualifications would also be highly desirable. You will also
bring experience of working on a research project, contributing to research
groups and publishing your research in peer-reviewed journals.
You will provide high quality practice-focused teaching, participate in
research project supervision, enterprise and/or professional activity to the
benefit of a diverse range of students and colleagues, and also act as lead
supervisor for PhD students. You will also provide expertise and access
external networks using a developing national reputation in the area of
activity. The successful candidate may concentrate on a combination of
teaching, research, enterprise and/or professional activity.
Applicants will be required to demonstrate that they meet the Kingston
University standards in learning and teaching, and research. By the end of the
probation period, you must have achieved the relevant level of UKPSF
recognition (if this has not already been obtained). For those new to
teaching, this will be through our accredited Introduction to Learning and
Teaching and for those experienced in teaching, through our Kingston Academic
Practice Standards Framework.
We have a dedicated campus for our aerospace, aircraft and mechanical
engineering courses at Roehampton Vale, on the outskirts of Kingston town
centre and close to Richmond Park. Collaboration between academia and industry
is integral to study at Kingston, and the delivery of courses is supported by
the Industry Advisory Board and other professional bodies.
If there's one thing we stand for above all else at Kingston University's
School of Engineering and the Environment, it's active, problem-based
learning. In short, making sure our students leave us ready for the challenges
of the 21st century. Our challenging curricula and outstanding facilities
combine across two campuses to deliver undergraduate, postgraduate and
research opportunities in civil engineering and construction, aerospace and
aircraft engineering and mechanical and automotive engineering. Join us and
you'll be part of an environment that prides its facilities – from concrete
materials and geotechnical laboratories to global navigation satellite systems
equipment and facilities for exploring fluid dynamics, engine testing and
This is a full time, fixed term position for 2 years with a starting salary of
£41,131 per annum.
Interviews are expected to be held on Tuesday 18 October 2022.
For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Hasan Haroglu, Head of Department of
Civil Engineering, Surveying and Construction.
Bring your true self, expertise, and passion to Kingston where we are
continuing to strive to build a university where authentic inclusion and
belonging is at its heart. Every one of our staff and students' identities,
backgrounds and diverse experiences makes us who we are - so harness and
embrace yours by applying today. We welcome applications from Black, Asian and
Minority Ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ+ communities and those with disabilities.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in
accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where
required, this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under
the Points Based Immigration Scheme.
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