Tutor in Applied Environmental Geology



Vacancy Number: 15695BR

The School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Cardiff University is a dynamic and successful multi-disciplinary centre devoted to research and learning in the disciplines of Earth and Environmental Sciences.

Applications are invited for the post of Tutor in Applied Environmental Geology.

The successful candidate will be required to teach at both undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (MSc) level. Specifically, you will deliver contributions to UG Year 3 Advanced Environmental Geology, including topics in engineering geology and hydrogeology and MSc module Engineering Properties of Geo-materials and the Principles of Geotechnical Engineering and Design, including the physical behaviour of soils and rocks in the context of site-specific applied geotechnical engineering projects. You will supervise and assess UG and MSc dissertations.

The successful candidate will also be expected to undertake seminars, tutorials and group work as well as carrying out teaching-related administrative duties. Teaching contributions are within a framework of an agreed programme typically overseen by an academic member of staff. In addition, the candidate should be able to participate in residential fieldwork and day trips appropriate to the geoscience degree programmes.

This is a full-time post (35 hours per week) available from 1st January 2023 and is fixed term for six months.

Salary: £28,762 - £33,314 per annum, (Grade 5)

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Andrew C Kerr, Director of Learning and Teaching, Email: kerra@cardiff.ac.uk

For further details about working in Cardiff University please contact Dr John Evans, School Manager, email: EvansJ13@cardiff.ac.uk

More information on the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences:?School of Earth and Environmental Sciences - Cardiff University

Important Notes:

Applications can only be accepted via the online system.

It is the University's policy to use the person specification as a key tool for short-listing. Candidates should evidence that they meet ALL of the essential criteria as well as, where relevant, the desirable. As part of the application process you will be asked to provide this evidence via a supporting statement.? Please ensure that the evidence you are providing corresponds with the numbered criteria outlined below. Your application will be considered based on the information you provide under each element.

When attaching the supporting statement to your application profile, please ensure that you name it with the vacancy reference number

Closing date: Friday, 16 December 2022

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world. In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.

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