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Position:                         Associate Faculty School of Computing

Reporting to:                 Vice Dean of Academic Programmes and Research

Job Code:                          NCI0672


• Security Fundamentals
• Network Security and Penetration Testing
• Programming for Data Analytics
• Supervision of postgrad students at masters level in Cloud, Data Analytics and Financial Technologies
• Security Principles
• Object Oriented Software Engineering
• Financial Data Analysis
• Computing Project

Day Delivery:-
• Security Fundamentals
• Secure Programming for the Web
• IT Law and Ethics (Cyber Security domain)
• Network Security and Penetration Testing
• Research Methods
• Secure Programming for Application Development
• Cryptography
• Malware Analysis
• Incident Response and Analytics
• Forensics and eDiscovery
• Cloud Security
• Introduction to Data Analytics
• e-Finance & Services
• Contemporary Topics Seminar
• Business Data Analysis
• Programming for Big Data
• e-Contracts and Payments
• Data and Web Mining
• Financial Data Analysis
• Data Visualisation
• Business Analysis and Communication
• Data Governance and Cybersecurity
• Data Analytics and Statistics
• Financial Markets
• Blockchain Technologies
• Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
• Strategic ICT & eBusiness Implementation
• Advanced Data Mining
• Data Visualization
• Contemporary Topics
• Data Storage and Management
• Managing the Organisation
• Programming for Data Analytics
• Analytical CRM
• Digital Forensics and Auditing
• Financial and Quantitative Modelling
• Information Assurance and Cybersecurity

Purpose of Position:

The Associate Faculty member is primarily responsible for delivering lectures to a high standard, on a part-time basis to the College’s students.

Key Relationships:
• Dean of the School
• Vice-Deans
• Programme Directors
• Programme Coordinators
• Students

Key Responsibilities:

• Lecture to students on assigned modules within the School and other assigned areas if required.
• Supervise and mark student research projects at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
• Engage in the assessment processes of the College including setting and marking examinations and assignments and attending assessment boards and liaising with external examiners.
• If requested, assist in the design and delivery of executive education programmes both ‘in company’ and for ‘public’ programmes.
• Provide professional support to students in their learning activities.
• Facilitate tutorials associated with lecturers.
• Attend committees and meeting appropriate to School programmes.
• Prepare reading lists and handout materials for students.
• Set, correct, give written feedback and engage in second marking for examinations and projects on programmes taught.
• Attend Exam Boards.
• Attend skills development workshops.
• Liaise with library re: reading materials, booklists, etc.
• Make available information as required by the NCI's management in a professional context.
• Participate in appropriate activities necessary to the furtherance of the NCI.

Programme Development & Review
• Assist in the development of existing and new programmes. This may involve drafting submission documents, writing new modules and/or revising existing ones, liaising with the validating bodies, promoting, implementing, and reviewing complete programmes.

• Assist in the development of the School.
• Participate in relevant professional development activities.
• Participate in Academic Council meetings and staff meetings.
• Meet assigned deadlines.
• Contribute to academic and disciplinary committees as requested.
• Be available to students at notified times outside of class contact hours for guidance and support.
• Represent the College at exhibitions, open days, recruitment trips, industry engagements, and other external events.
• Work on short programmes, training and consultations which may arise.
• Submit timesheets on a monthly basis for work undertaken in that month.

Key Attributes
• Relevant qualification, i.e. if teaching at degree level, must hold a higher qualification such as an MSc.
• PhD is desirable.
• Knowledge and practical experience of subject area.
• Lecturing experience an advantage.
• Industry experience is desirable.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Good time management and organisation skills.
• Enthusiasm and commitment to their subject area.

Rate of Pay
: Associate Faculty rates.
Contract:Fixed-term and part-time.


Application Process:

To apply, please e-mail your cover letter and CV, quoting reference number: NCI0671 to: recruitment@ncirl.ie by 5pm, Friday 27th January 2017. Please state which subjects you can lecture on and if you are able to teach on day or evening programmes.

The functions and responsibilities assigned to an Associate Faculty member are based on the current stated role and objectives of the College. These functions and responsibilities may alter in line with any change in the role and objectives of the College.

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