Lecturer (Teaching) in Civil Engineering (fixed term)

Job title Lecturer (Teaching) in Civil Engineering (fixed term)

Department Architecture & Civil Engineering

Salary Starting from £41,526, rising to £49,553 per annum

Grade Grade 8

Placed on Friday 26 June 2020

Closing date Thursday 16 July 2020

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference CF7655


The Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering wishes to appoint an outstanding and inspirational academic in civil engineering. This is fixed term position (with an anticipated end date of 15 August 2021). The post holder is expected to contribute to lecture, tutorial and laboratory based teaching and assessment of academic programmes, primarily at undergraduate level. Lecturing is likely to be largely on-line delivery but with additional support via face-to-face activities. In particular the post-holder will contribute to the full time Undergraduate programmes in Civil Engineering and Civil & Architectural Engineering covering teaching duties which are likely to include, but not limited to:

  • Civil Engineering Hydraulics
  • Engineering Surveying 
  • Surveying and Geology Field Course 
  • Infrastructure Design Project

The post-holder will also be expected to engage in administrative tasks within the Department including:

  • Supervision of undergraduate research dissertations 
  • Supporting engineering students on placement
  • Running University Open Days and Applicant Visit Days
  • Acting as Personal Tutor to undergraduate students
  • Supporting online delivery activities
  • Supporting tutorial activities

The Department at the University of Bath is internationally recognised as a leading centre for research and teaching in the built environment. The Department came joint top in the Architecture, Built Environment and Planning unit of assessment in the 2014 REF and we are consistently at the top of the league tables. The University has received a Gold award in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

All applicants must include both a Curriculum Vitae and a 1 page outline of their teaching experience and approach to teaching. This is a mandatory component of the selection process, without which we will be unable to progress your application.

Informal enquiries about the posts may be made to Professor Stephen Emmitt (+44 (0)1225 384722, email S.Emmitt@bath.ac.uk), Head of the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering; or Dr Antony Darby (+44 (0)1225 383182, email A.P.Darby@bath.ac.uk), Head of Civil Engineering.

We value, promote and celebrate inclusion, challenging discrimination and putting equality, diversity and belonging at the heart of everything we do. We aim to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds will lead to a better environment for our employees and students, so we encourage applications from all genders, backgrounds, and communities, particularly from under-represented groups such as Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) and disabled people, and value the positive impact that will have on our teams.

We have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a Bronze Athena SWAN award, and we are actively working towards a Silver award. We are 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 employer and are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments you may require.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.