Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering (2 posts) - School of Engineering

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
£ Refer to Salary Grade enclosed
22 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Engineering, Mechanical
Contract Type
Full Time


College of Science and Engineering

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering (2 posts) - School of Engineering

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 25 institutions of Higher Education and provides exceptional research, teaching, and living environments. The School of Engineering reflects all of the University’s principal characteristics, with a cosmopolitan academic staff numbering over 125, and with a body of 1,700 undergraduate and 640 postgraduate students from all over the world. We carry out internationally excellent teaching and research, attracting high-calibre students and an excellent level of research funding. We are now investing to strengthen and deepen our coverage of materials modelling, design and manufacturing, by appointment to the following positions:

  • Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Additive Manufacturing (041815)
  • Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Materials Modelling and Design (041813)

The successful candidates for both posts will join the research Institute for Materials and Processes (IMP) and will be internationally prominent in research in the fields of materials modelling and design; and additive manufacturing respectively, or in closely related fields. The successful candidates will have the ability to lead a programme of such research within the School and to win substantial external research funding. The level of appointment for the Lecturer / Senior Lecturer post will be determined by the selection panel.

In both cases, the successful candidate will contribute to the development and delivery of degree programmes in Mechanical Engineering.

The culture of the School of Engineering and the University is open and diverse and we are committed to reflecting that in our appointment process.

For informal discussion, potential candidates are invited to contact the Head of School, Prof. Hugh McCann at +44 131 650 5566, or HoS.Eng@ed.ac.uk, Director of Discipline for Mechanical Engineering, Prof. Conchúr Ó Brádaigh, +44 131 650 8708, or c.obradaigh@ed.ac.uk, or Prof. Vasileios Koutsos, Head of the Institute for Materials and Processes, at +44 131 650 8704, or vasileios.koutsos@ed.ac.uk

Salary: Grade UE08 Lecturer - £39,992 - £47,722 per annum

Salary: Grade UE09 Senior Lecturer - £50,618 - £56,950 per annum

Closing Date:  08 December 2017 at 5pm GMT

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