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Dave R - Professor of Applied Logic & Head of School Elect
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Age at filming: 46-55,
Employer's name: University of Edinburgh
Dave R is a professor of applied logic and the head of school elect for the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh. He says "My research is related to the internet and to building large scale systems on the internet. So the sort of systems that I'm interested in are the one's that are composed of lots and lots of little processes, the sort of things that are on phones and computers".
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Higher education teaching professionals deliver lectures and teach students to at least first degree level, undertake research and write journal articles and books in their chosen field of study.
Entry will require a good honours first degree plus a higher degree or an equivalent professional qualification. For vocational subjects, practical experience and additional qualifications may also be required.
- Prepares, delivers and directs lectures, seminars and tutorials
- Prepares, administers and marks examinations, essays and other assignments
- Advises students on academic matters and encourages independent research
- Provides pastoral care or guidance to students
- Participates in decision making processes regarding curricula, budgetary, departmental and other matters
- Directs the work of postgraduate students
- Undertakes research, writes articles and books and attends conferences and other meetings.
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