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Lecturer in Applied Mobile Robotics

University of Leeds - Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences - School of Mechanical Engineering

Location: Leeds
Salary: £45,585 to £54,395 per annum (Grade 8)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 6th December 2023
Closes: 7th January 2024
Job Ref: EPSME1151

Are you an experienced researcher and educator looking for your next opportunity? Do you have a strong research background and a vision to build your career in one of the UK’s leading universities? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience and contributing to our School’s academic excellence? 

Joining the School of Mechanical Engineering, your research will contribute to advancing understanding of the following research areas within the School: Locomotion of legged mobile robots and general fast multi-link robotic systems. In particular, you will lead research into our legged robotic platforms. You will also have the experience and capability to deliver outstanding teaching in these and other areas of Mechanical Engineering, with the vision and drive to tackle new challenges

The recruitment of this post forms part of an ongoing process of investment in the School of Mechanical Engineering that has generated continuing growth in staff and student numbers. As part of this strategy, we are seeking to broaden the reach of our research and education strengths particularly in the area of applied mobile robotics. Strong candidates in other areas are encouraged to apply as well.

You will be able to demonstrate a strong track record of high-quality publications in relevant research areas and have a clear vision of your research direction and how you will develop your research activities through external funding. 

Passionate about educating the next generation of engineers and research leaders, you will have a technical background that aligns with at least one of the taught programmes led by the School of Mechanical Engineering – Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Medical Engineering – and the ability to teach within the portfolio of modules we offer. 

You will demonstrate excellent team working skills with an ability to work in a cross-cultural, multi-disciplinary team and possess excellent communication skills. Working in a supportive and successful environment you will contribute to the School’s international research and teaching reputation of the School of Mechanical Engineering.

Please read the ‘How to Apply’ section in the Candidate Brief on what documents to include as part of your online application.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Neil W. Bressloff, Head of the School of Mechanical Engineering

Tel: +44 (0) 113 343 6812 or email: N.Bressloff@leeds.ac.uk

Location: Leeds - Main Campus

Working time: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Ongoing

Interview date: To be confirmed

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