Chair in Power Electronics

University of Edinburgh - School of Engineering

College of Science and Engineering

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world's top 20 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 110, and with a body of 1,450 undergraduate and 500 postgraduate students drawn 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 Power Engineering by appointment to the following position:

Chair in Power Electronics - augmented by a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Integrated Power Systems appointment being advertised concurrently.

The successful candidate will contribute to the development and delivery of Electronics and Electrical Engineering degree programmes, and will be internationally prominent Power Electronics research, demonstrating the ability to lead related research within the School and to win substantial external research funding.

The post is full-time and open-ended and the salary is on the Professorial scale.

For an informal discussion, potential candidates are invited to contact Prof. Markus Mueller, Head of Institute for Energy Systems at +44(0)131 6505602, or, the Head of School, Prof. Hugh McCann on +44 (0)131 650 5566, or or Prof. Lesley Yellowlees, Head of the College of Science and Engineering on +44 (0)131 650 5754, or

Closing Date: 25 November 2016 at 5pm GMT

For further particulars and to apply for this post please click on the 'apply' button below

The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336.

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