Teaching Fellow in Mechanical Engineering (Electronics)
Engineering & Technology
Location: Aston University Main Campus
Salary: £33,797 to £49,553 per annum
Grade 8 or 9
Contract Type: Fixed Term (24 months)
Basis: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Friday 20 August 2021
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Release Date: Wednesday 21 July 2021
Applications are invited for the post of Teaching Fellow in Mechanical
Engineering (Electronics) within Aston University's Mechanical, Biomedical &
Design subject group. Successful candidates will demonstrate a student-centred
teaching focus with a passion for teaching in Electrical and Electronic
Engineering Fundamentals, Design for the User, Arduino or related subjects.
Applicants must have a first degree in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical
Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical
Engineering, or a related discipline and we would also expect applicants to
hold a formal teaching qualification such as a PGCHE and / or have achieved
FHEA or above, or be willing to achieve this once in post.
Applicants should be familiar with VLE software such as Blackboard or Moodle.
The successful applicant will be expected to develop teaching materials, teach
and assess students using a variety of formats including lectures and
tutorials for the whole class and individual projects. An effective and
evidenced track record in learning and teaching using these modes is essential
as is a record of positive student feedback.
In addition, applicants may be expected to be play a key role in the operation
of the subject group including acting as personal tutor to students, taking
part in open days and helping with outreach activities. Where appropriate,
there will also be opportunity for involvement in, or leadership of, key
Informal enquires about this post may be made to Professor Igor Meglinski
(email@example.com) or Dr Ricardo Sodre (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Please note: Redeployees will be given prior consideration for vacancies.
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