Lecturer (Teaching) (CC9698)

University of Bath

United Kingdom

September 26, 2022


Job title Lecturer (Teaching)

Department Computer Science

Salary Starting from £35,333, rising to £42,155

Grade Grade 7

SOC Code - Visa Requirements 2311

Placed on Monday 08 August 2022

Closing date Monday 26 September 2022

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference CC9698


The Department of Computer Science wish to appoint a highly motivated computer scientist as a Lecturer (teaching role) to contribute to teaching our excellent students and to develop new forms of delivery.

You must have a continuing commitment to maintaining the University's high standards in teaching and learning, with the ability to educate and inspire the brightest students and to design, develop and deliver high quality teaching, supervision and assessment at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

You will contribute to leading new teaching initiatives and will teach a range of topics in computer science. We have preference for a background in the areas of artificial intelligence, machine learning, natural language processing, reinforcement learning and robotics, but will consider expertise in any field related to Computer Science.

Your duties as a Lecturer will include:

  • giving lectures
  • running tutorials
  • setting and assessing coursework and examinations
  • supervising and marking project work
  • Teaching will be conducted as part of a team across a range of relevant courses. You must be a good communicator and a very effective team member, with enthusiasm for the subject material, strong organisational skills and ability to work well with diverse staff and students. You will be expected to extend our core teaching strengths and to develop effective courses through helping lead the proposal, development and delivery of new online programmes.

    Further information:

    Applicants will normally be expected to have or be working towards a PhD and some experience of teaching

    For an informal discussion about the role please contact Dr Fabio Nemetz, Director of Teaching (mapfn@bath.ac.uk), however, please submit your application via the University website.

    This is role is offered on a full-time, permanent basis.

    What we can offer you:

    We are an equal opportunities employer and have an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. We have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a Silver Athena SWAN award.

    A family-friendly University with an increasingly agile workforce, we are open to flexible working arrangements. We're also proud to be a disability confident leader and are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments you may require.

    We offer:

  • a very generous employer contributory pension scheme;
  • generous annual leave allowance with an additional 5 discretionary days so that you can enjoy a positive work life balance;
  • an excellent reward package that recognises the talents of our diverse workforce;
  • a wide range of personal and professional development opportunities.
  • Our campus is surrounded by beautiful countryside, and the City of Bath with its historic charm and social activity only a short distance away creates an excellent environment in which to work. Find out from our staff what makes the University of Bath a great place to work. Follow us @UniofBath and @UniofBathJobs on Twitter for more information.

    We aim to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated , respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds leads to a better environment for our employees and students, creating a learning environment and organisational culture that enhances health and wellbeing across our community. We are very proud to have recently received Ambassadors for Autism certification and are an accredited Disability Confident Leader; committed to building disability confidence and supporting disabled staff.

    Further details:
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  • Terms of employment

  • Visa information:

    If you think you may require a visa to work in the UK you should refer to

    our guidance on the Skilled Worker Visa before embarking on a job application to ensure that you understand the requirements for sponsorship. You may be eligible to work in the UK via other alternative visa routes such as the Global Talent Visa or by having Settlement / ILR, please refer to our Staff Immigration webpages for further details.

    Update to our application process:

    We are constantly seeking to reduce the unconscious bias that enters any

    assessment process, with the goal of creating an inclusive and equal assessment process. To support this the personal details of all applicants will be withheld at the initial shortlisting stage.

    About the employer

    Situated in Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom, University of Bath is a public university that received its royal charter in 1966. The University of Bath has been consistently ranked amongst the top universities in the UK and is known for its...