Senior Teaching Fellow (Senior Tutor)

Job summary

Senior Teaching Fellow (Senior Tutor)   Full time, open-ended Imperial College London is a science-based institution with the greatest concentration of high-impact research of any major UK university.  A leading department of biomedical engineering among UK Universities, the Department of Bioengineering at Imperial College London has consistently been awarded exceptional research ratings, including in the 2014 REF assessment, in which 95% of...

Job listing information

  • Reference ENG01904
  • Date posted 3 November 2021
  • Closing date 1 December 2021

Job description

Job summary

Senior Teaching Fellow (Senior Tutor)

 

Full time, open-ended

Imperial College London is a science-based institution with the greatest concentration of high-impact research of any major UK university.  A leading department of biomedical engineering among UK Universities, the Department of Bioengineering at Imperial College London has consistently been awarded exceptional research ratings, including in the 2014 REF assessment, in which 95% of the Department has returned research was judged world leading and internationally excellent.  To find out more about our staff benefits, including generous annual leave entitlements and excellent professional development opportunities, please visit http://www.imperial.ac.uk/job-applicants/staff-benefits/

Duties and responsibilities

We are looking to appoint a Senior Teaching Fellow to undertake Senior Tutor duties as well as contribute to high-level teaching within the department of Bioengineering.

As Senior Tutor, the successful candidate will have primary responsibility for pastoral care of undergraduates within the Department.  This includes being responsible for the pastoral tutorial system. You will provide students with advice on study skills and contribute to teaching and assessment activities as required.  You will oversee the teams and staff involved in pastoral care and teaching support and also act as a personal tutor.

As part of the successful candidate’s duties, they will also be expected to develop their own lecture materials based on current resources, and teach in a variety of ways including lectures, tutorials and coursework assessments. They will also be expected to write and mark their own examinations. They will have a role in student recruitment and admissions.

Essential requirements

The post holder should hold a relevant honours degree (or equivalent) as well as a postgraduate qualification (or equivalent) in a relevant bioengineering discipline. A recognised teaching qualification and an ability to teach effectively at undergraduate and Master’s level is desirable.

Further information

The closing date for this post is: 4 weeks from the posting date

Should you require any further details on the role please contact: Martin Holloway at m.holloway@imperial.ac.uk

Any queries regarding the application process should be directed to Yusra Vallimohamed y.vallimohamed@imperial.ac.uk

Committed to equality and valuing diversity, we are an Athena SWAN Silver Award winner, a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Disability Confident Employer and work in partnership with GIRES to promote respect for trans people.

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About Imperial College London

Imperial College London is the UK’s only university focussed entirely on science, engineering, medicine and business and we are consistently rated in the top 10 universities in the world.

You will find our main London campus in South Kensington, with our hospital campuses located nearby in West and North London. We also have Silwood Park in Berkshire and state-of-the-art facilities in development at our major new campus in White City.

We work in a multidisciplinary and diverse community for education, research, translation and commercialisation, harnessing science and innovation to tackle the big global challenges our complex world faces.

It’s our mission to achieve enduring excellence in all that we do for the benefit of society – and we are looking for the most talented people to help us get there.

Additional information

Please note that job descriptions cannot be exhaustive, and the post-holder may be required to undertake other duties, which are broadly in line with the above key responsibilities.

Imperial College is committed to equality of opportunity and to eliminating discrimination. All employees are expected to follow the Imperial Values & Behaviours framework. Our values are: 

  • Respect              
  • Collaboration
  • Excellence          
  • Integrity
  • Innovation

In addition to the above, employees are required to observe and comply with all College policies and regulations.

We are committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment for all. We therefore encourage candidates to apply irrespective of age, disability, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion and belief, gender identity, sex, or sexual orientation. We are an Athena SWAN Silver Award winner, a Disability Confident Leader and a Stonewall Diversity Champion.

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