THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM
SCHOOL OF THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
Job Title: Lecturer in Architecture (Two posts)
Salary: £30,912 - £41,545 per annum, depending on qualifications and
experience (salary can progress to £48,161 per annum, subject to
Location: School of the Built Environment
Responsible to: Professor Tim Heath, Head of the Built Environment
The successful candidate will be expected to engage in internationally competitive research, to
publish in high quality journals and to apply for research funding. Duties will also involve
studio teaching, lecturing and administration within the School.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
To establish and maintain a successful research programme of international standing, in
line with the overall research strategy of the School, to stimulate the development of
research within the School which is relevant to contemporary practice and to supervise PhD
and/or Masters-level students.
To develop successful collaborations within and outside the University, with academia and
industry, to enhance the standing of the School and to contribute to its research income.
To contribute at all levels of the teaching programme at the School, including lectures,
seminars and design tutorials, by arrangement with the Head of the Institute.
To contribute to course and curriculum development, design and evaluation.
To design, deliver, convene and assess modules in line with the University and School’s
regulations and procedures.
To assist with administrative activities relevant to the effective delivery of School of the
Built Environment programmes, including attendance at meetings.
To take part in and contribute to staff development activities consistent with continuous
To act as a personal tutor in the pastoral care of students.
To assist with the recruitment and induction of staff and students and marketing of the
Any other duties appropriate to the post as required by the Head of Institute and/or Head
This job description may be subject to revision following discussion with the person appointed
and forms part of the contract of employment.
Qualifications/ Degree in architecture or closely PhD in architecture or related
Education related discipline including discipline.
structural engineering. ARB registered architect.
Membership of an appropriate
Postgraduate Certificate in Higher
Research/Teaching Experience of teaching Contribution to the teaching and
& Experience architecture within HE. development of ARB/RIBA
Research interests in line with, accredited architecture
and complementing, the programmes.
research activities of the
Institute and School.
Evidence of potential to
research at an international
Personal Attributes Highly motivated to lead an Evidence of research grant
independent, successful funding, independent fellowship
research programme and to link awards or external collaborations.
with existing research activities. Strong architectural design skills.
Excellent communication and Architectural practice experience.
Ability to work with students
and assist their learning
Ability to work to deadlines and
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor T Heath, tel: 0115 951 4887, Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org or Professor M Stacey, tel: 0115 951 3132, Email:
email@example.com, or Ms A Aston, tel: 0115 951 3040, Email:
Please quote ref. SM/25548Lx1. Closing date: 17 July 2008.