Lecturer in Electronic Engineering

Lancaster University - Engineering

The Engineering Department at Lancaster University wishes to appoint a talented lecturer in Electronic Engineering, to enhance our existing research strength in Radio Frequency electronics, microwave and millimetre wave devices and systems and particle accelerators with The Cockcroft Institute of Accelerator Science and Technology.

This is a full-time, permanent lectureship appointment. You should have a PhD in Electronic Engineering, or in a relevant research field, an outstanding publication record and a strong willingness to be a research leader and teach at the highest levels of quality. Evidence of an ability to attract external grant income to support your research is highly desirable.

The Department of Engineering at Lancaster University is a General Engineering department that is ranked highly in national league tables. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, 91% of our research and 100% of our impact in General Engineering was assessed as internationally excellent and world leading. We pride ourselves in achieving the highest levels of student experience. In research, our interests span topical areas from sustainable energy through nuclear engineering to electronics, chemical engineering and manufacturing & structures.

You will be member of the E-MIT (Engineering of Microwave, Terahertz and Light) & Electronics group. The group has a multi-million grant income, worldwide collaboration networks and strong links with leading institutions (e.g. CERN, RAL) and industries.

At Lancaster, you will be welcomed into a thriving research community. Engagement with staff in the Engineering department and relevant activities in the other departments of the Faculty of Science and Technology and University Research Institutes will be encouraged. All schemes taught by the department are subject to professional accreditation, and we are committed to the Athena SWAN charter. In January 2015 we moved into our new £12M building, which offers world-class facilities across the engineering disciplines and an excellent working environment.

Lancaster University is campus-based and is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the North-west of England, 1 hour from international airports and close to the railway and two national parks. The region is home to a variety of excellent schools and enjoys excellent public transport links. A wide selection of facilities is available on campus including a new sports centre and highly-regarded pre-school centre.

For informal enquiries lease contact Professor Claudio Paoloni c.paoloni@lancaster.ac.uk (+44 (0)1524592721).

For information about the Engineering Department please visit www.lancaster.ac.uk/engineering.

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

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