Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Geographic Information Science at University of Sheffield

Published at: 16 July 2021

Are you interested in working for a top-ranked Planning School, which undertakes ground-breaking research and delivers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes accredited by the RTPI, RICS and CIH?

We are seeking applications from ambitious, highly motivated and talented individuals who will be keen to play an active role in maintaining and enhancing the Department of Urban Studies and Planning’s reputation for high quality research, teaching excellence and innovation.

We welcome applications from candidates who can deliver excellent research and teaching within the area of Geographical Information Science, focusing on Geographical Information Systems and data science, with an emphasis on socioeconomic and environmental sciences. We are particularly interested in applications from candidates with expertise covering urban analytics, geocomputation, programming (python / javascript / R / SQL), spatial statistics, geo-visualisation, remote sensing, agent-based modeling, web-GIS, PostGIS, PPGIS and/or machine learning. The successful candidate is likely to deliver teaching on our MSc in Applied GIS, as well as our RTPI and RICS accredited taught masters programmes and undergraduate programmes.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Geographic Information Science at University of Sheffield