Architect Job: Associate Lecturer (Building Information Modelling)

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Job Type: Part Time Fixed Term, Casual

Location: Waterside Campus

Closing Date: 27-09-2023


About the Job

(Casual hours/fixed term)

(Interview date to be confirmed) 

As an Associate Lecturer you will be expected to deliver the following: 

  • prepare and deliver teaching sessions according to curriculum specifications and to undertake all the stages of assessment associated with the taught hours. This is with particular focus on and energy simulation software and building performance analysis, particularly IES software
  • participate in quality assurance and development activities related to the taught curriculum
  • plan, prepare and deliver lectures, seminars, etc
  • design and implement assessments in accordance with the module/unit specification, for first sits and resits
  • deliver assessment outcomes (marks etc) to relevant academic/support staff, meeting agreed deadlines
  • undertake moderation and second marking equivalent to the primary assessment load
  • attend, as required, course related boards including field/course boards and exam boards
  • undertake quality assurance processes directly associated with the teaching. (These may be in-class – e.g. student feedback, or out of class – e.g. reviewing a module on an annual basis
  • liaise with other staff, normally by telephone or email, re teaching and assessment duties
  • undertake necessary scholarship and personal development to enable the teaching programme to be kept up to date, and to be delivered and assessed according to University policies and quality standards
  • be involved in curriculum development and the development of marketing materials directly related to the teaching activities

About you 

Industry experience is a key to this post. You would need to have knowledge in Building Information Modelling (BIM), energy simulation and building performance analysis, post occupancy evaluation and Building Services Engineering.

Therefore, the skills required are namely:

  • Energy simulation software and building performance analysis, particularly IES software
  • Building services engineering background and CFD modelling (Computational fluid dynamics)

Specifics for qualifications:

  • Background in Architecture, and/or Architectural related discipline, and/or Buildings related discipline. Also, mechanical engineering is desired for the CFD modelling

Right to Work 

All candidates will be asked to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK at interview. Due to the requirements laid out by UK Visas and Immigration regarding Right to Work in the UK, the University can only accept applications from individuals who currently have a status allowing them to work in the UK for this position. Due to this criteria we regret that we are unable to offer sponsorship at this time. 


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