Professor in Engineering

University of Leicester - Department of Engineering

Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better and there has never been a more exciting time for you to join us. We are ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity.

These are exciting times for our internationally renowned Department of Engineering. Under new leadership direction, the Department seeks to consolidate and build on its research excellence in Computational Engineering and Control; Electrical and Electronic Signals and Systems; and Mechanics of Materials. Backed by significant investment, the department is set to embark on a new strategic vision to enhance its offering to students, develop its research excellence and to commercialising its activities.

To support this, we are seeking an outstanding academic, with first class leadership and management skills and an excellent track record in research to join our team. You will undertake research at of a world-leading standard, attract research funding and provide teaching leadership, helping to shape the future direction of the Department.

Please click here to see the Job Summary for this position.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Professor Jingzhe Pan, Acting Head of Department, on or 0116 223 1092.

The closing date for this post is midnight 22 October 2017.

Assessments will take place on 29 November 2017.

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