Lecturer in Cyber Security and Digital Forensics
Application closing date
Faculty / School or Service
Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Computing (EEC)
£34,304 - £43,434 per annum
As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances
The School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics is looking for a lecturer
in Cyber Security and Digital Forensics.
The Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing at Coventry University
is one of the largest in the UK and is nationally and internationally renowned
as a centre of innovation for its teaching, learning and research of computing
subject areas. The School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics is one of
three schools within the faculty and has a very successful suite of courses
supported by excellent staff, teaching facilities and laboratories. The school
is responsible for the development of a thriving portfolio of teaching and
research. We offer undergraduate degrees in Business Information Technology,
Computer Science, Computing, Ethical Hacking and Cybersecurity, Games
Technology and Data Science. Our postgraduate courses include Data Science and
Computational Intelligence, Computer Science, and Cyber Security.
Coventry University has been awarded Gold in the teaching excellence framework
(TEF) exercise and ranked second in the UK. Our commitment to teaching is
one of the key drivers of our success and we invite applications from
enthusiastic and inspiring academics that would like to join our team.
We are interested in expanding cyber security team in the areas of Digital
Forensics, however it is expected that the successful candidate would also be
able to teach in some of the following areas:
Security Operations & Incident Management
Risk Management & Governance
Law & Regulation
Operating Systems & Virtualisation Security
You will be responsible for the delivery and support of learning, teaching and
assessment at undergraduate and postgraduate level. You will work closely with
the course teams to help provide the high-quality learning environment our
students expect. This is a teaching focussed position, although there may be
some opportunity for research for a suitable applicant.
Applicants should hold either a PhD in Computer Science, Cyber Security or
related subject, or if coming from a professional practice background, a good
honours degree and appropriate professional qualifications and/or membership.
Experience of working in higher education will be very useful and good
programming skills are required.
You will need to share our passion for delivering a positive student
experience that puts excellence in teaching and learning at the heart of
everything you do and will be able to demonstrate significant knowledge of
your area of specialisation.
As one of Coventry's biggest employers we will provide an excellent benefits
package and a personal and professional development programme that will help
you to achieve your aspirations.
The School of Computing, Electronics, and Mathematics takes pride in, values,
and celebrates the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications
from all members of the community.
If you wish to talk to somebody about the post, please contact the Acting Head
of School, Dr Faye Mitchell (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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Closing date: 05/12/2021