Assistant Professor – Computing

Post details

Assistant Professor – Computing
Full time / Adjunct
Years of experience: 06-07 years of Experience

Overall purpose

University of Stirling, RAK Campus seeks to recruit Assistant Professor/Senior Lecturer in Department of Computing. The post holder will enhance our reputation as a center for research excellence and world-leading impact, as well as delivering innovative teaching that provides an outstanding student experience. In these newly created opportunities post holder will undertake teaching and research in computer science and software engineering related areas including, but not limited to, advanced software development, systems for big data analytics, statistical data analysis, data mining, data privacy and security, data visualization and exploration.

To plan, prepare and teach strong lessons for the classroom which enthuse and inspire students, and promote enjoyment of learning. To select and sequence appropriate materials, resources and approaches according to the course type and learners. To adhere to the standards and procedures detailed in the Staff Handbook. To carry out formative and summative assessments as appropriate.

Principal Duties

Essential Criteria

Desirable Criteria

It is desirable that candidates have a track record of publication, experience of different types of assessment and higher education quality assurance and membership of the HE Academy.


Please note that given the need for flexibility to meet the changing requirements of the University, the duties and location of this post and the role of the post-holder may be changed after consultation. The balance of duties may vary over time and will be reviewed as part of the appraisal process.

The post holder should actively follow company policies and procedures aligned with the University guidelines.