Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Chemical Engineering

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 25 institutions of Higher Education and provides exceptional research, teaching, and living environments. The School of Engineering reflects all of the University’s principal characteristics, with a cosmopolitan academic staff numbering over 140, and with a body of 1,700 undergraduate and 680 postgraduate students drawn from all over the world. We carry out internationally excellent teaching and research, attracting high-calibre students and an excellent level of research funding. We are now investing to strengthen and deepen our coverage of Chemical Engineering by appointment to the following new positions:

  • 2 x Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Chemical Engineering - augmented by a Chair appointment being advertised concurrently

The successful candidate will contribute to the development and delivery of Chemical Engineering degree programmes and will be internationally prominent in Chemical Engineering, or will demonstrate strong potential to be so.

The level of appointment for the Lecturer/Senior Lecturer post will be determined by the selection panel. The culture of the School of Engineering and the University is open and diverse and we are committed to reflecting that in our appointment process.

For an informal discussion, potential candidates are invited to contact the Head of School, Prof. Conchúr Ó Brádaigh on +44 (0)131 650 5566 or HoS.Eng@ed.ac.uk, or the Director of the Discipline of Chemical Engineering, Prof Xianfeng Fan, on +44(0)131 6505678, or X.Fan@ed.ac.uk

The level of appointment (Lecturer/Senior Lecturer) will be determined by the selection panel; Lecturer Grade:UE08 (£41,526-£49,553) or Senior Lecturer Grade:UE09 (£52,559-£59,135)

Closing date: Wednesday 3rd June 2020 at 5pm.

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

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+44(0)131 650 5678