The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 20 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 125, and with a body of 1,700 undergraduate and 640 postgraduate students 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 Civil & Environmental Engineering by appointment to: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Infrastructure Programme Management.
The successful candidate will be internationally prominent in Engineering or Infrastructure Project Management or in Major Programme Management, or will demonstrate strong potential to be so. The post is suitable for candidates from industry as well as academia. The successful candidate will undertake teaching duties in Civil & Environmental Engineering, as well as taking a leadership role in the new MSc in Leading Major Programmes, an initiative jointly developed by The School of Engineering and The Business School. The successful candidate will carry out fundamental and applied research in Infrastructure Programme Management and lead related research within the School, winning substantial external research funding.
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 informal discussion, potential candidates are invited to contact the Head of School, Prof. Hugh McCann at +44 131 650 5566, or HoS.Eng@ed.ac.uk, Director of Discipline for Civil & Environmental Engineering, Professor Jin Ooi (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Head of the Institute for Infrastructure and Environment, Professor Alistair Borthwick (Alistair.Borthwick@ed.ac.uk).
This post is full time and open-ended. The post is available from January 2019.
Salary: Lecturer UE08 £39,992 - £47,722 per annum / UE09 £50,618 - £56,950 per annum
Closing Date: Monday 27th August 2018 at 5pm (GMT)