Lecturer in Cyber Security

Updated: 17 days ago

Lecturer in Cyber Security
Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Computing (EEC)
£32,823 - £41,536 per annum
As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances.

The School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics is looking for a Lecturer in Cyber Security.

The Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing at Coventry University is one of the largest in the UK and is nationally and internationally renowned as a centre of innovation for its teaching, learning and research of computing subject areas. The School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics is one of three schools within the faculty and has a very successful suite of courses supported by excellent staff, teaching facilities and laboratories.

The school is responsible for the development of a thriving portfolio of teaching and research.  We offer undergraduate degrees in Business Information Technology, Computer Science, Computing, Ethical Hacking and Cybersecurity, Games Technology and Data Science. Our postgraduate courses include Data Science and Computational Intelligence, Computer Science, and Cyber Security.

Coventry University has been awarded Gold in the teaching excellence framework (TEF) exercise and ranked second in the UK. Our commitment to teaching is one of the key drivers of our success and we invite applications from enthusiastic and inspiring academics that would like to join our team.

We are interested in expanding cyber security team in the areas of:

  • Digital Forensics
  • Data Retrieval
  • Malware Analysis

It is expected that this position will focus digital forensics, although an understanding of other aspects of cyber security is essential.

You will be responsible for the delivery and support of learning, teaching and assessment at undergraduate and postgraduate level. You will work closely with the course teams to help provide the high-quality learning environment our students expect. This is a teaching focussed position, although there may be some opportunity for research.

Applicants should hold a post-graduate degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security or related subject. Professional qualification and/or membership and a PhD. Experience of working in higher education will be very useful and good programming skills are required.

You will need to share our passion for delivering a positive student experience that puts excellence in teaching and learning at the heart of everything you do and will be able to demonstrate significant knowledge of your area of specialisation.

As one of Coventry’s biggest employers we will provide an excellent benefits package and a personal and professional development programme that will help you to achieve your aspirations.

Please note all applicants must complete our online application form process. 

Closing date for applications: 13 November 2020

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