Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Building Surveying

  • Sheffield Hallam University
  • City, Sheffield
  • Dec 10, 2022
Full time Education

Job Description

The Department of the Natural and Built Environment is one of the UK's leading providers of post and undergraduate education in the fields of Construction, Surveying and Real Estate. Our courses in this area are very well regarded by students and employers alike. The undergraduate Building Surveying course received a 100 % NSS (National Student Survey) overall satisfaction rating for both 2021 and 2022.

We are looking for an inspirational Lecturer or Senior Lecturer with a commitment to the enhancement of our curriculum, teaching, and student experience to join our successful Building Surveying team. You will be expected to undertake teaching and administrative duties on our undergraduate, postgraduate, and business to business programmes using your practical experience to inspire students.

The areas of the curriculum which we are looking for expertise include:

  • Contract Administration
  • Legal and Regulatory Compliance, especially Party Wall
  • Building Pathology
  • Project Management
  • Fire Safety

For this post there will be opportunities to contribute into additional areas of the curriculum, including Building Information Modelling and Conservation for the successful candidate. Please specify within your application any other area(s) of interest.

You must have the ability to inspire, motivate and connect with a range of stakeholders including students, colleagues, and external partners. You must also have either a Postgraduate qualification and/or substantial professional experience (RICS or CIOB full membership).

This would be a fantastic opportunity for an applicant with relevant practical professional experience wishing to embark on a career in academia. Find out more about working for us at

We welcome applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements

For this job we particularly welcome applications from minority ethnic applicants who are underrepresented in this area at Sheffield Hallam.

The University may be able to sponsor the employment of international applicants in this role; this will depend on several factors specific to the individual applicant.

Our benefits

We offer a diverse range of benefits and opportunities to pursue a rewarding and fulfilling career in a supportive environment. To find out more, please visit The Hallam Deal: Your Benefits.

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