computer science lecturer




Computer science lecturers are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, computer science, which is predominantly academic in nature. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants for the preparation of lectures and of exams, grading papers and exams and leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their field of computer science, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.

Alternative label

  • specialist lecturer in computer science

  • higher education computer science teacher

  • computer science instructor

  • computer sciences lector

  • computer science lector

  • university computer science lecturer

  • university lecturer in computer science

  • lecturer in computer sciences

  • senior lecturer in computer science

  • university computer science teacher

  • lecturer in computer science

  • computer science professor

  • computer science docent

  • lecturer of computer science

  • computer science teacher

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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