Chair in Biochemical Engineering

The University of Edinburgh - College of Science and Engineering

Closing Date: 12 noon on 13-DEC-2017 

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 25 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 125, and with a body of 1,700 undergraduate and 640 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 Chemical Engineering by appointment to the following new position: 

  • Chair in Biochemical Engineering

The successful candidate will contribute to the development and delivery of Chemical Engineering degree programmes, and will be an internationally prominent Biochemical Engineering researcher, 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. Stefano Brandani, Director of Chemical Engineering at +44(0)131 6519030, or; the Head of School, Prof. Hugh McCann on +44 (0)131 650 5566, or or Prof. Dave Robertson, Head of the College of Science and Engineering on +44 (0)131 650 5754, or

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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