Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader: Aerospace Propulsion

University of Glasgow – School of Engineering

College of Science and Engineering

Salary: Grade7/8/9; Salary: £35,210 - £39,610 / £43,266 - £50,132 / £51,630 – £58,089 per annum

The School of Engineering wishes to recruit into one or more of the following key Aerospace research areas: aircraft engine integration concepts; low emissions solutions; advanced design processes; advanced spacecraft propulsion systems; hybrid propulsion and novel aerospace propulsion systems; health management and through-life support; and aircraft of the future – smart, connected and more electric aircraft.

Candidates for the Lectureship will have a PhD in a relevant Aerospace Propulsion research discipline, experience gained in a relevant research environment and be able to demonstrate an emerging track record of original experimental postdoctoral research in the field.

For consideration at the Senior Lecturer level candidates will be able to demonstrate the ability to drive and lead a research group as well as substantial experience of developing research methodologies, technique and approaches in a leading research institution. For consideration for a Readership candidates should be recognised as outstanding an internationally recognised academic profile with a sustained and distinguished research profile, evidenced by a track-record of publications of international quality and securing of grants/contracts. 

For informal enquiries, please contact:
Professor Konstantinos Kontis
Email: Konstantinos.Kontis@glasgow.ac.uk

The ‘Good University Guide’ Scottish University of the Year 2018, the University of Glasgow is consistently ranked in the top 100 Universities in the world. Founded in 1451, it is the fourth oldest University in the English-speaking world and now has a number of campuses in Glasgow. 

The School of Engineering has been delivering world-class engineering education and research for more than 150 years and continues to provide a superb research and teaching environment with world leading research groups and facilities, with a vibrant PhD programme with a wide variety of research topics. With research covering a broad range of Engineering subjects, as well as  interfaces with biology, chemistry, computer science, medicine and physics our aim is not only to maintain this world leading position, but to improve upon it, thereby retaining our status as one of the select number of institutions which are regarded as being the best in the world.

Additional company benefits include a fantastic work-life balance with generous annual leave, training and development, great discounts from Glasgow businesses and other benefits of your choice.

Vacancy Ref: 023135 Closing Date: 9 December 2018.

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