Industrial Readership in Risk and Safety Management

£46,846 - £52,706
03 Apr 2012
03 May 2012
Education, Offshore
Contract Type
Full Time

Industrial Readership in Risk and Safety Management

The School of Engineering, Technology has established an international reputation for research risk and safety management in the maritime and offshore sector. It has developed a successful postgraduate programme in Risk and Safety Management in partnership with Risktec Solutions Ltd. which has adopted by high profile industrial clients in the UK and overseas.

The School and Risktec Solutions Ltd now wish to appoint a new Readership in Risk Management. The post would support current research in the maritime and offshore sector but more importantly would lead the further diversification of research in the energy sector in nuclear or offshore.

For this Readership post we wish to encourage applications from established researchers. The post-holder would be expected to spend an average of 1.5 days working alongside Risktec consultants and clients to develop research funding opportunities, support the development and delivery of the postgraduate degree and identification and engagement with potential new international partnerships.

Informal enquiries can be made to Prof. Jin Wang (Tel. 0151 231 2445, Email: or Prof Ian Jenkinson (

To find out more about this post and to see the Vice Chancellor talk about what we are looking for go to

Closing date: 30 April 2012

For further information and to apply online please visit our website:

Alternatively contact the HR Department on 0151 904 6130 or 6131 email:

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