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We are delivering an ambitious programme of transformation, underpinned by significant investment in our academic staff community. There are a number of opportunities currently open for applications. Join us to realise your ambition, today.

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Working at Teesside University

Through education enriched by research, innovation, and engagement with business and the professions, we transform lives and economies.

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At Teesside University we believe that innovation powers our steps to create a world where everyone benefits from progress.

Focused on making a real difference to the lives of people and the success of business and the economy, we challenge expectations and push the boundaries of what is possible. We approach challenges at pace and with purpose. We do not stand still.

We are an ambitious and enterprising university for a focused and pragmatic global new generation. We provide real opportunities and support to realise potential on a campus fit for the future and around the world.

From developing outstanding degree apprenticeships tailored to industry, to addressing societal challenges on a global scale, our work is always relevant and purpose-driven. We value education and research which is innovative, creative and supports the development of solutions to real world challenges.

We work with individuals and businesses to develop solutions that deliver ambition today. If you have the drive to make a difference and the skills, knowledge and experience to help us shape the future, we want to hear from you.


In the current round of recruitment we are particularly interested to hear from applicants with interests in the following areas:

MIMA School of Art & Design

A new model of art school led by international art gallery MIMA, and Teesside University.

School of Computing, Engineering & Digital Technologies

Our School of Computing & Digital Technologies develops creative and technical graduates that are shaping the future.

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Lecturer in Games Art T3247 10/06/2021 Apply now

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School of Health & Life Sciences

Our School of Health & Social Care prepares our graduates to meet the ever changing demands of the health and social care sector.

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Lecturer in Emergency Care/Paramedic Science A0170 19/05/2021 Apply now

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School of Social Sciences, Humanities & Law

Our School of Social Sciences, Humanities & Law develops graduates who address today's societal challenges on a global scale.

Teesside University Business School

Teesside University Business School develops leaders with the skills, knowledge and mind-set to make a real, practical difference to people's lives and the success of businesses and economies.

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Why Teesside

* Teesside University is ranked in the 151-200 band of 250 global universities aged 50 years or under in the Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2018.
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