Lecturer in Cyber Security
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing
School of Computer Science and Mathematics
Fixed Term Contract
We seek to appoint an inspiring Lecturer in Computer Science (Cyber
Security), with a broad range of skills across the field. They should have
the ability to motivate and support our students in realising their potential
and achieving competitive skills through creative approaches. The provision of
high-quality, student-centred, innovative teaching on our undergraduate and
postgraduate courses, including the NCSC certified Master's degree in Network
and Information Security - and a full engagement in our ambitious, newly
established Centre for Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity Education and
Culture, will be the main focus.
The successful candidate is expected to demonstrate knowledge in the relevant
areas of computer science such as cyber security, computer forensics or
networking and excellence in the teaching delivery. They will be ready to
adopt and practice innovative pedagogic methods and develop their research
potential and professional practice to produce outputs of the standard
required for REF submission. It is essential that the candidates have a
doctoral level qualification and appropriate research and professional skills
in a relevant area of computer science.
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.
The School of Computer Science and Mathematics at Kingston University is a
dynamic, modern school, recognised for its professional strength in areas
including computer science, games, cyber security, digital media technology
and mathematics. Kingston University offers high quality undergraduate and
postgraduate courses focused on applied computer science and mathematics,
cyber security, games and digital media – designed to reflect the developing
needs of business and industry. They are underpinned by the latest
technologies and strengthened by active collaborations with industry leaders
providing practical experience through placements as well as educational
partnerships. We combine innovative teaching epitomised in our motto,
learning through making, with a very strong research base in computer
vision, machine learning, networks and cyber security.
This is a full time, fixed term position for 1 year with a starting salary of
£39,343 per annum.
Interviews are expected to be held on Monday 16th August 2021.
For informal enquiries, please contact Darrel Greenhill, Head of Department of
Networks and Digital Media.
Kingston University values the diversity of its student and staff body. We are
committed to providing a fully inclusive environment to ensure consistent and
holistic support for our whole community, including staff, students and
visitors. We recognise our duty under the Equality Act 2010 to prevent
discrimination, advance equality of opportunity and foster good relations
between different people when carrying out their activities.
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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