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Lecturer - Engineering Mathematics

The University of Bolton - Faculty of Engineering, Arts & Creative Technologies (School of Engineering)

Location: Bolton
Salary: £36,914 to £42,792 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 31st August 2021
Closes: 30th September 2021
Job Ref: ENG-134/A

*Closing date for applications: 12:00 noon on Thursday 30th September 2021

Interviews expected to take place within 4 weeks of the closing date via Zoom.

The University of Bolton is a “Teaching Intensive, Research Informed” higher education institution whose distinctive high quality, student-focussed, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes attract students from all over the world.

Our staff are at the heart of everything we do: they are highly qualified and experienced in their fields, supporting their teaching practice by carrying out quality research and engaging in continuous professional development. Staff pride themselves on being outstanding professionals that provide excellent learning, teaching and applied research and support in the provision of custom-designed, industry led courses in numerous subject areas.

The School of Engineering is looking to recruit a Lecturer with a background in Engineering Mathematics, and Modelling and Simulation.

The key duties of the post-holder will be to focus on the teaching of Engineering Mathematics across a range of disciplines within the School. The post holder will also be expected to engage in research and industrial collaboration, preferably in the area of modelling and simulation. This will include providing support to those students on an apprenticeship programme. A background in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Civil Engineering is appropriate. It is important that candidates are able to adopt a cross discipline systems approach and are able to contextualise the role of mathematics to Engineering. The role will also include the academic and personal support of students.

Applicants will be required to have completed, or be close to completion of a PhD in an area related to Civil Engineering and should be members of an associated professional body, preferably with CEng status. In addition, a relevant teaching qualification and/or fellowship status of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), or a willingness to obtain fellowship membership of the HEA within a specified time frame, will be a requirement. Appropriate recent industrial experience will also be considered in lieu of educational experience.

The successful candidate should demonstrate an awareness of current developments and priorities within the sector as well as being able to facilitate the creation and maintenance of a range of links between academic and Civil Engineering organisations.

Relevant teaching and programme delivery experience, as well as being able to undertake appropriate subject specific research, is preferable but relevant industrial experience may also be considered in lieu of this.

An application form, job description and person specification can be viewed on our website:

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Applicants need to be aware that only a completed application form will be considered, unless it is specifically indicated in an advertisement that a CV will be accepted. Where appropriate, you should include a list of all publications when submitting your application. Please ensure you quote the position reference number on all documentation submitted.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK, for more information please visit

No agencies.

*Please note, the university reserves the right to shorten/extend the closing date of any position where a high/low volume of applications are received.

The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality of opportunity

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