Job title: Assistant Professor (Teaching Focussed), Engineering Mathematics
Company: University of Warwick
Job description: Permanent position, 36.5 hours per week.
Are you an expert in the use of maths in an engineering environment? Can you lead innovation of teaching and learning in this field? We are currently looking for a teaching focussed, Assistant Professor to join us in the discipline group to lead and deliver teaching, learning and assessments in Engineering Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics and Statistics.
We are inviting applications from suitably qualified academics and industry practitioners within engineering mathematics seeking a new challenge in education delivery, who have experience in teaching using a range of methods and modes of delivery.
Underpinned by the breadth, depth and quality of its research, WMG offers a wide range of courses at all levels for full time and part time students, and for company-based personnel from companies such as Airbus, Aston Martin, Dyson, JLR, Lear, Network Rail and Rolls Royce, resulting in a wide range of delivery to satisfy our broad client base.
With significant experience in the field of mathematics and statistics, within engineering or digital technologies, you will join a rapidly expanding team in the delivery of innovative Degree Apprenticeship programmes, including the established Applied Professional Engineering, Digital and Technology Solutions and the Dyson Engineering Programmes. Flexibility to contribute across other undergraduate and postgraduate programmes would be a distinct advantage, as well as a willingness to contribute to strategic growth of new programmes as required.
The teaching and learning environment is rapidly evolving, with a distinct shift to a greater level of engagement utilising technology enabled learning, as well as more traditional lectures. You will need to demonstrate flexibility to adapt and innovate your approach to teaching and learning to embrace this evolution.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to develop your own professional profile and work as part of a successful team, contributing to the development of its teaching and learning activities. In return we will provide a great range of benefits which include an attractive pension scheme, 30 days holiday plus bank holidays and Christmas closure, some fantastic savings on a wide range of products and services, and excellent learning and development opportunities.
At WMG we are committed to supporting staff to achieve their potential. We currently hold the Athena SWAN Sliver Award and the University of Warwick holds an Institutional Silver Award: a national initiative that recognises the advancement of gender equality, representation, progression and success for all in academia. We are supportive of staff with caring responsibilities including a generous maternity/paternity/adoption/parental leave policy, and onsite childcare facilities. We will consider applications for employment on a part-time or other flexible working basis, even where a position is advertised as full-time, unless there are operational or other objective reasons why it is not possible to do so.
Interview Date: TBC.
Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role can be found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick’s jobs pages. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button.
Job date: Sat, 02 Jul 2022 01:17:40 GMT
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