Lecturer Grade 7/8 Salary Range £33,943 – £38,183 / £41,709 – £48,327 per annum}
Senior Lecturer / Reader Grade 9 Salary Range £49,772 – £55,998 per annum
The University of Glasgow seeks to appoint a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Reader to develop, lead and sustain research of international standard in Information Retrieval to actively engage in teaching at undergraduate and/or postgraduate level and to play a role in developing and executing the School strategy.
While this appointment is open to all applicants in information retrieval that meet the essential criteria, we particularly welcome applicants with research experience in IR evaluation, NLP for IR, conversational/multimedia search, social media IR and analytics, or recommender systems.
Possessing a PhD plus appropriate post-doctoral experience, including experience of applying for and securing research funding, you will develop individual or joint research projects and secure the funding required to support the long-term growth of the research activity.
With significant experience of successful teaching at undergraduate or postgraduate level, you will take responsibility for the planning, organisation and delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching activities whilst contributing to the ongoing development and design of the curriculum as well as supervising postgraduate research students and postdoctoral researchers.
For appointment to readership candidates must demonstrate an outstanding track record of national and international distinction and leadership in research, including publications, income, awards and esteem, bringing external recognition and distinction to yourself and the University.
Further information can be found at: http://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/
Closing date: Friday, 3 February 2017.
Interviews: Monday, 13 March 2017.
Applications should be made online (search for reference 015306 at: http://www.gla.ac.uk/vacancies
For informal enquiries, please contact Iadh Ounis.