Lecturer in Building Engineering

University of Plymouth - School of Arts, Design and Architecture

The Department of the Built Environment of the School of Art, Design and Architecture at the University of Plymouth wishes to appoint an outstanding and inspirational academic in Building Engineering to complement and build on its existing research and teaching strengths.

You will be expected to make a significant contribution to the teaching of the recently started undergraduate course in Architectural Engineering and the postgraduate course in High Performance Buildings. You will also be teaching on the undergraduate courses in Building Surveying and Construction Management. We are looking to appoint a candidate with a dedication to the delivery of high quality teaching in areas such as such as building services engineering, building technology and building physics. Other administration duties to support the management of the courses would be expected.

You will have a doctoral degree and a scholarly reputation, demonstrated by a good record of high quality journal publications in the field. You will be expected to contribute to the Department’s next REF submission. Previous experience in winning external funding in the built environment field and a track record of working with industry through research or other partnerships will be highly valued. We would generally expect applicants for Lecturer level to have post-doctoral experience. Membership of CIBSE or similar is desirable.

All activities undertaken within this role need to be in compliance with the University’s Safety Policy and undertaken in a way that demonstrates the University’s commitment to Equality and Diversity for staff, students and partners.

Contact for informal discussion: Professor Pieter de Wilde, Associate Head of the Department of the Built Environment on email pieter.dewilde@plymouth.ac.uk or telephone +441752586115

This is a full-time role working 37 hours per week on a permanent basis, starting 1 June 2018.

Interview are expected to take place early-February 2018.

University of Plymouth is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is a Stonewall diversity champion.

The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women’s careers in STEMM academia.

University of Plymouth has been recognised by Bloomberg as one of the 50 best UK employers for 2016.

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