Senior Teaching Fellow at Imperial College London

Imperial College London, UK is inviting excellent candidates to apply for a postdoctoral associate position in computer science. Applicants should apply before January 21, 2019.

The Department of Computing is a leading department of Computer Science among the UK Universities with a reputation for excellence in both teaching and research and we are inthe process of reviewingour teaching and learning strategy and curriculum content. We are looking for a Senior Teaching Fellow to provide additional teaching support to existing staff to undertake this review and help implement and evaluate changes in both content and teaching and learning practices.

The Department is part of the Faculty of Engineering and provides 17 degree programmes for approximately 600 undergraduate and 200 postgraduate students. The taught courses are supported by integrated laboratory exercises run and administered and by Teaching Fellows. These provide practical experience in programming and problem solving using a variety of programming languages and tools. The laboratory exercises are conducted in state of the art computer laboratories with a wide range of tutorial and demonstrator support which is organised and provided by the Teaching Fellows. Laboratories are run mainly on the Linux platform.

TheSenior Teaching Fellow (Core Computing) will have the opportunity to develop their own role within the Department and to contribute to planned, and future, initiatives in teaching and learning over time.

As an an active member of the teaching team, you will focus on core computer science material (e.g. programming, operating systems, introductory AI/Machine Learning, core mathematics, software development). You will design, organise and run laboratory and tutorial classes, including supervision and assessment of students. You will participate in working groups to identify new curriculum and assessment initiatives based on evidence, innovation and targeted improvements to existing practices. In addition, you will assist in the admissions process and organise undergraduate and graduate teaching assistants to support laboratory-based teaching and assessment.

The ideal candidate will have a PhD degree (or equivalent) in a Computing-related area and a broad knowledge of the computer science curriculum.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a satisfactory (enhanced level) Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required for the successful candidate.

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Deadline: January 21, 2019
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