Assistant Professor (Lecturer) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Ningbo - China
£36,261 to £48,677 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this is subject to performance).
Closing Date:
Friday, 11 October 2019

Join a unique British University in China. University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) was the first Sino-foreign University to open its doors in China. This award-winning campus offering a UK style education has grown to establish a student body of approximately 8,000 in just 15 years.

The Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering has a strong globalisation agenda and is strongly linked between the three University of Nottingham International Campuses, i.e. the United Kingdom, Malaysia and China campuses. It is expected that the successful candidate will support the globalisation efforts of the Department and support teaching activity and joint research programmes across the campuses.  

Candidates should have a PhD or equivalent and post-doctoral academic research experience in a field related to electrical and electronic engineering such as analogue or digital circuit design; telecommunications; electrical machines; semiconductor technology; or sensor networks. However, excellent candidates in any area of electrical and electronic engineering are encouraged to apply. It is essential that the candidate demonstrates research leadership and the ability to develop project management skills. 

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to teaching and curriculum development for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and to supervise undergraduate and masters dissertations. The person appointed will be expected to conduct original research in appropriate fields and play a lead role in collaborative research projects, leading to high quality publications and grant income. The successful candidate will also be expected to assist with the administration of the Department and thus contribute to the Department’s excellent reputation in the field of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. 

Salary will be within the range of £36,261 – £48,677 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments. 

This post is available from February 2019 and will initially be offered on a fixed-term contract with the University of Nottingham Ningbo China for a period of up to five years. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement. 

Informal enquiries may be addressed to: Prof Jim Greer, Head of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering - Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Nottingham Ningbo, China, email: Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted. 

Interviews will take place in Ningbo China and your referees will be contacted prior to interview. 

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If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Office, Tel: +86 574 8818 0000 (ext.8564), Email:    

Please quote ref. 180803                                         Closing date: 11 October 2019

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