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  • Ref no: GCU00819
  • Published: 13/5/2020
  • Closes: 14/6/2020
  • Location: Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, G4 0BA
  • Salary: £42,792.00 - £49,533.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week


Glasgow Caledonian University is 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 Computing, 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 we are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Computing. The primary purpose of this appointment is to play a leading role in the delivery and management across our range of Computing programmes which covers Graduate Apprenticeships, Undergraduate and Post Graduate programs. To contribute to the growth and developments of our research, consultancy and knowledge transfer activities; to expand our external collaboration networks for both research and teaching; contribute to new and enhanced curricula and taught provision in areas relevant to Computing, Software Engineering, Data Science and Big Data Technologies.

The successful candidate will be educated to doctorate level (or be close to completion) in a relevant discipline. They will be expected to demonstrate a proven ability to deliver high quality research and teaching, and will be expected to secure research income while contribute towards our mission to be a University for the Common Good.

If you wish to know more about this role or for an informal discussion please feel free to contact Professor Gordon Morison on 0141 331 3352 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.

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

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