Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Aerodynamics (Fixed-Term for 22 months)

Northumbria University - Department of Mechanical and Construction Engineering / Faculty of Engineering and Environment

Salary: Senior Lecturer: £39,324 - £48,327; Lecturer: £33,943 - £38,183

The Faculty of Engineering and Environment is passionate about the principles and applications of Science and Technology in all its forms and strives to be excellent in research, teaching and innovation.

Working within the Department of Mechanical and Construction Engineering, you will provide expertise in an area of Aerodynamics to further enhance research, teaching and entrepreneurial activities. This will include designing, developing and delivering high quality teaching activities, undertaking individual and joint research to produce quality academic outputs and inform teaching and participating in external activity to generate income and promote the subject. The department has particular strengths in Mechanical and Automotive Engineering and also in advanced materials & manufacturing, Building Information Modelling, construction technology and sustainable & renewable energy systems.

Candidates with expertise in experimental aerodynamics and particularly in relation to vehicles, aerospace, renewable energy or instrumentation are welcome to apply however, the department will consider high quality applicants in any area of research.

You must hold a first degree and be either qualified (SL) or soon to be qualified (L) to Doctoral level in a relevant discipline and have subject expertise in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering with specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice or consultancy. Proven ability to deliver high quality research led teaching within an appropriate field and a publication profile are essential. Membership and chartered affiliation of a relevant professional body is desirable.

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Robert Dominy, Professor of Automotive Engineering on +44 0191 2273779

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Northumbria University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and particularly females who are currently under-represented in this area.

Closing Date: 9 January 2017

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