Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering (Materials)

University of Leicester - Engineering

College of Science and Engineering

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 one of the top 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.

The Department of Engineering at the University of Leicester is seeking to make an academic appointment in the field of Mechanical Engineering (Materials). As a Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering (Materials) your research will be aligned with the Mechanics of Materials Group and initially will support the Royal Academy of Engineering Research Professor. Those with a research background in materials modelling will be considered favorably.

You must have a PhD (or equivalent) in Science, Engineering or a closely related field. You must also demonstrate a growing research record of international standing. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential as well as the ability to apply for funding and supervise PhD students.

You will be expected to undertake teaching, tutoring and administrative duties across a range of mechanical engineering courses, particularly in the delivery of teaching modules in China, for up to 15 weeks each academic year, that are part of the Department’s collaborative partnership programmes in the People’s Republic of China.

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Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Professor Jonathon Chambers on Jonathon.chambers@leicester.ac.uk or 0116 252 5692.

The closing date for this post is midnight on 5 April 2018.

We anticipate that interviews will take place on 3 May 2018.

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