Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader: Medical Applications of Engineering Materials

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 is seeking to recruit academics in the field of Medical Applications of Engineering materials. We welcome applicants with research expertise that includes materials characterisation, in particular physico-chemical and mechanical properties. We seek to grow the area of polymeric, metallic and ceramic materials with biomedical properties, such as design of porous systems and their structure-properties relationship.

In addition, the undertaking of scholarship to enhance learning and teaching within the School of Engineering will be an integral feature of this post.

Candidates for the Lectureship will have a PhD in a relevant Medical Applications of Engineering Materials 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 Manuel Salmeron-Sanchez
Email: Manuel.Salmeron-Sanchez@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: 023408 Closing Date: 9 December 2018.

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equality and the School of Engineering is the proud holder of an Athena SWAN Bronze Award.

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