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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science (Games Computing)

School of Computer Science

Location:  Brayford
Salary:   From £31,342 per annum
Closing Date:   Sunday 18 October 2015
Interview Date:   Thursday 12 November 2015
Reference:  COS235

Lecturer Salary from £31,342
Senior Lecturer Salary from £36,309

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science, specifically to join the delivery team for our increasingly popular undergraduate Games Computing programmes. You will join an enthusiastic and stimulating working environment, in which you will have the opportunity to contribute to development of these programmes, and join a thriving research community. The University has an ambitious strategy to achieve international recognition as a research-led institution, and you will be supported in the development of high quality research, external research income, commercial enterprise and the supervision postgraduate research students.

Candidates should possess a PhD (or be close to completion), or have equivalent experience. Experience of delivery of Games related modules (such as programming, graphics, AI, or game design) would be an advantage, as would experience of commercial games development. You should be able to demonstrate a commitment to maintaining the University’s high standards in teaching and learning.

The School of Computer Science at the University of Lincoln has scored highly in the most recent independent performance measures of UK higher education computing departments; in the top 20% for student satisfaction (NSS 2015), the top 50 for research excellence in its publications (RAE 2014) and 10% above the sector average for graduate employability (DLHE 2013). In the most recently published subject league table (Sunday Times, Sept 2014) the School is now the highest ranked ‘new’ (post 1992) computer science department in the country.

The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, ambitious institution and you will be working in the heart of a thriving, beautiful, safe and friendly city. The School provides a stimulating environment for academic research, and is located on the picturesque waterfront campus in the historic and vibrant city of Lincoln. The University has just announced a £130M investment programme, a significant part of which will be invested in new, purpose-built facilities for the School of Computer Science.

If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please contact Dr David Cobham, Head of School ( or Programme Leader Dr John Shearer (

As a member of the Athena SWAN Charter we are committed to advancing gender equality in STEM, therefore female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

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