Job title Senior Lecturer x2
Department Architecture & Civil Engineering
Salary Starting from £51,799, rising to £60,022 per annum
Grade Grade 9
SOC Code - Visa Requirements 2311
Placed on Wednesday 15 June 2022
Closing date Sunday 17 July 2022
Interview date Monday 19 September 2022
We are looking for Senior Lecturers with a growing international reputation to
join our academic team in the Department of Architecture and Civil
Engineering. We would like you to strengthen our teaching and research with
your interests in one or more areas related to regenerative design and/or
digital design for the built environment. This includes, but is not limited
Designing and engineering sustainable and adaptable built environments and
Creative design and engineering solutions to climate change, including
subjects such as designing for disassembly, net zero carbon and offsite
Humanitarian and community centred design and engineering;
Digital technologies and approaches, including generative design and
creative use of digital technologies to deliver client value; Intelligent
buildings and cities, including Integrated approaches to the complete life
cycle of buildings;
Digital twins for construction.
Please note, we are not looking for expertise solely in BIM or finite element
You will be expected to have a strong track record of high quality
publications, attracting research funding and managing research staff,
students and activities. You will teach our undergraduate and postgraduate
students, and be expected to attract and supervise PhD students.
We welcome applications from all who meet the job specification and who would
like to join us at this exciting time of growth. In particular, we welcome
applications from those who could enhance the diversity of our Department. The
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering and the University of Bath
have both received the Athena SWAN Silver Award for our commitment to gender
equality and inclusivity.
This advert is for 2 Senior Lecturer positions, and there are linked posts for
a further 2 Lecturer positions for applicants who do not already have
extensive experience in academic roles.
For informal enquires please contact the Head of Department (Prof Stephen
Emmitt email@example.com), Deputy Head of Department (Prof Andrew Heath
firstname.lastname@example.org), or Associate Dean for Education (Dr Marion Harney
email@example.com). All applications must be made via the University
The Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering is an internationally
renowned Department and is consistently ranked near the top of UK league
tables for both Architecture and Civil Engineering.
We are committed to supporting excellence in both research and teaching. The
department offers undergraduate, taught postgraduate and PhD research
programmes related to both Civil Engineering and Architecture, and our Civil
Engineering and Architecture students collaborate with each other on some
interdisciplinary design projects as part of their undergraduate degrees. Our
research activity covers a broad range of areas and we collaborate within the
Department, across the University of Bath and with external partners in
delivering high quality research in the context of climate change and
delivering a sustainable built environment.
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
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
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.
Job Description & Person Specification
Terms of employment
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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.