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  • Ref no: GCU00784
  • Published: 22/11/19
  • Closes: 6/12/19
  • Location: Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, G4 0BA
  • Salary: £42,792.00 - £49,553.00 per year pro rata
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term
  • Position Type: Full Time & Part Time
  • Hours: 17.5 hours per week


We have two part time (0.5FTE) roles/one fixed term for two years and one fixed term for four years.

We welcome applications for both full and part time working arrangements and ask that you confirm your preferred working hours during the application process.

Glasgow Caledonian University a vibrant, multi-cultural, modern university in the centre of Glasgow and is placed amongst the top 200 modern universities in the world (THE, 2019) and in the top 50 universities globally for social impact (THE, 2019).  Our welcoming community of 20,000 students from more than 100 countries enjoy a wide range of award-winning support services and state of the art facilities across each of our campuses in Glasgow, London and New York.   Our University mission, commitment to the Common Good and core values of integrity, creativity, responsibility and confidence is integral to everything we do and how we deliver our mission.

The Department of Cyber Security and Networks, within the School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment is a dynamic and vibrant academic community with a strong track record of applied research, innovative teaching and knowledge transfer activities.

To support our continuing development specifically with Graduate Apprenticeships we are seeking to appoint a Graduate Apprenticeship Lecturer in Cyber Security. The primary purpose of this appointment is to play a leading role in the delivery and management across our Graduate Apprenticeships programs. To contribute to new and enhanced curricula and taught provision in areas relevant to Cyber Security, Information Security Management, Python and Digital Forensics and to inspire current and future students. If you are currently working in the cyber Sector a fractional contract to complement your existing role will be considered.

Candidates should be educated to at least Doctoral level or have substantial work experience in the cyber sector. Previous higher education teaching experience and/or relevant industry experience is essential.

If you wish to know more about this role or for an informal discussion please feel free to contact Dr. Jackie Riley on 0141 331 3606 or at

As the University for the Common Good, we are committed to embedding equality and diversity, as well as our values in everything that we do.  As such, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who demonstrate the GCU Values.

The School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment is committed to promoting equality and diversity, and is a holder of an Athena SWAN Bronze Award for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. 

The University offers a range of benefits including opportunities for professional development, family friendly policies, cycle to work scheme and onsite childcare facilities.

Applicants must have the continued right to live and work in the United Kingdom to apply for this vacancy.

Please note that the appointment will be made on the first point of the salary scale (unless by exception).

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