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Lecturer in Computer Science

Department: School of Science, Technology & Health
Location: York
Salary: £36,333 to £41,931 per annum
Closing Date: Wednesday 29 March 2023 at midnight
Interview Date: Thursday 13 April 2023
Reference: 067-23

Full time permanent 

Location: York

Salary is £36,333 to £41,931 per annum

Introduction to YSJ university

York St John is an ambitious, modern university at the heart of historic York and there has never been a more exciting time to join us. 

As one of the fastest growing universities in the U.K over recent years, we have a new strategy for the next decade, emphasising our commitment to widening opportunity through the power of education and contributing our talents to creating a fairer world, and a more prosperous region. We are putting inspirational learning and impactful research at the heart of this strategy, recognising our academic expertise as our greatest asset. 

The Role

We are seeking a motivated individual to join us and make a key contribution to our growing computer science provision particularly in relation to our Software Engineering or games development curriculum. 

Required Skills and Experience

You will be near completion or hold a relevant PhD. Applicants with research interests relating to Cyber Security are encouraged. Successful candidates will be research active with the potential to develop a record of publications and you’ll be supported to make an increasing contribution to our research activity. Experience of developing and delivering teaching activities is desirable.

For informal enquiries please contact Dr Aminu Usman via e-mail at 

If you require a reasonable adjustment in order to apply for this position please contact  Within the application form there is an opportunity for you to request a reasonable adjustment at the interview stage of the process, however if you wish to discuss this in further detail at any point  in the process please do not hesitate to contact us.

We offer a wide range of employee benefits including - 

- Excellent annual leave entitlement, including five discretionary university closure days over the Christmas period

- Pension scheme

- Health Cash Plan after one years' service

- Employee Assistance Programme

- Relocation expenses package for certain roles

We offer a range of family friendly and inclusive policies and facilities to support staff from different backgrounds. As part of our commitment to providing an inclusive working environment, consideration is given to all requests for job share or flexible working arrangements. 

Please note that CVs are not accepted in place of the application form.

Closing Date - Wednesday 29 March 2023 at midnight

Provisional Interview Date - Thursday 13 April 2023

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