Lecturer - Safety Engineering

School/Institution:International College of Engineering & Management (ICEM), Oman, Seeb

Discipline: Safety Engineering

Employment Type:Full-time

Posted:2020-05-16

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Lecturer in Fire Safety Engineering and Fire Safety Management

Job Description

Position: Title Lecturer

Department: Fire Safety Engineering/Management

Position Type: Full-time

Job Grade: As per the salary scale

Job Purpose

To contribute to the academic development, course management, teaching and research development in the areas of Fire Safety Engineering and Fire Safety Management.

Duties And Responsibilities

  • To contribute to teaching of the academic programmes with a focus on Fire Safety Engineering and Management (e.g. through personal tutoring, material development, session preparation, teaching and assessment, etc.) in collaboration with colleagues and in line with affiliate regulations and practices
  • To act as module leader for a number of identified modules and take responsibility for planning and coordinating delivery and assessment in those modules
  • To undertake administrative duties relevant to course team and module delivery and leadership (e.g. keep assessment records,  records of student advisee meetings, etc.)
  • To work with the Heads of Department in the development and operation of courses; and to support  the Heads of Department in delivery and/or administration of courses or groups of courses.
  • To adhere to quality assurance and enhancement systems to ensure high standards are maintained and the student experience is enhanced.
  • To contribute to research and activities as a individual of part of a team
  • To act as project supervisor on dissertation projects
  • To develop and consolidate contacts with industry/ employers and other external organisations and contribute to community engagement activities

Person Specification/ Requirements

Essential

  • Education
  • Professional Qualifications
  • Work Experience
  • Skills
  • Other

Desirable

  • A good honours BSc or BEng degree or equivalent in a relevant area.
  • A Masters qualification (or equivalent)
  • Membership of a relevant Professional Body, for example, IFE, SFPE, CFPS
  • Minimum of 2 years teaching experience
  • Ability to teach and supervise dissertations up to undergraduate degree level
  • Flexible and innovative approach to teaching and learning
  • Ability to undertake research/knowledge transfer
  • IT literate with knowledge of Microsoft package and online learning environments.
  • Proficiency in Computational Fluid Dynamics, such as, Fire Dynamics Simulator, Pathfinder/Pyrosim
  • Knowledge and experience in delivering laboratory sessions for undergraduate programmes in fire safety engineering
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Commitment to the College’s Mission, Vision and Values
  • PhD in relevant area or Chartered Engineer
  • Experience in the use/application of international fire codes (e.g.  NFPA 101, 12, 72, 12, 5000/  BS 5306, BS9999, BS7974)
  • Research articles published or under review.
  • Experience of successful practice in teaching, assessment and student development.
  • A track record of adherence to quality assurance in higher education teaching, assessment and student development.

Key Performance Indicators

Key Accountabilities

  • Teaching Evaluation
  • Student Evaluation
  • Peer Evaluation
  • Line Manager Evaluation
  • Research and Scholarly Contributions
  • Professional Development
  • Service to the College

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Job Details

Title: Lecturer in Fire Safety Engineering and Fire Safety Management

Employer: International College of Engineering & Management (ICEM)

Job location: P.O Box: 2511, P.C: 111 C.B.D Seeb Sultanate of, Muscat

Job types: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer

Fields: Technology Management,   Fire Safety Engineering,   Fluid Dynamics,   Technology Education

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