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 Electronics and Electrical Engineering by appointment to: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Radio Frequency Technology.
The successful candidate will be internationally prominent in Electronics and Electrical Engineering or will demonstrate strong potential to be so. They will undertake teaching duties in Electronics and Electrical Engineering, and carry out fundamental and applied research in novel technologies and devices for radio frequency systems and lead related research within the School, winning substantial external research funding. This post is essential for our burgeoning activity in the Research for Digital Communications. 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 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 Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Prof John Thompson at +44 131 6 505585, or John.Thompson@ed.ac.uk or Head of the Institute for Digital Communications, Dr Nick Polydorides at +44 131 6502769 or N.Polydorides@ed.ac.uk
This is a full time and open ended position which 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)