Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Games Development (2 FTEs)
School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences
Location: Greenwich Campus
Salary: £34,304 to £50,296 plus £3762 London weighting
Contract Type: Permanent
Release Date: Monday 22 November 2021
Closing Date: Monday 06 December 2021
Interview Date: To be confirmed
The University is seeking to recruit two new academic posts in the field of
Games Design and Development to join the Games and Digital Media team in the
School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences. The posts are for those looking
to embark on, or continue an academic career, lecturing on our undergraduate
games and digital media programmes, as well as the opportunity to engage with
enterprise initiatives or conduct quality research. Desirable candidates will
have a background in multiple of the following areas: Good general game
development skills, with experience in Unity and Unreal. Candidates will be
able to demonstrate exceptional abilities in multiple of the follow areas: A
high standard of C# and/or C++, game development design concepts, VR, AR,
Shaders, Multiplayer Networking, Technical Artistry, Mobile Development, AI
and Pathfinding Techniques. Exceptional candidates in related areas will also
Successful candidates will work closely with academic teams at the School of
Computing & Mathematical Sciences and will be expected to contribute to
existing teaching, research or enterprise activities. These posts will be
allocated to one of the University career pathways: Teaching and Scholarship,
Enterprise or Research. Candidates will be expected to develop contacts with
industry and engage in relevant networking and employability events as well as
contributing to the development of the programmes.
You will be able to demonstrate a strong teaching and, research or industrial
experience profile in relevant subjects with a PhD in Computer Science, Games
or related field OR substantial industry experience with appropriate
professional qualification OR substantial Higher Education teaching
experience in a related field.
For an informal discussion about the post please contact the Head of School,
Prof. Mayur Patel (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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