Professor of Civil Engineering

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
Friday, 5 April 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 5 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Professor of Civil Engineering

Job reference: 06187
Location: City Site
Closing date: 22/05/2019
Salary : See special conditions
Department: College of Art Architecture Design and Humanities
School/Section : School of Architecture Design and the Built Environment
Post Ref : N1406

Are you an academic looking for an innovative and successful university in which to take your next career step? At NTU, we recognise that our greatest strengths lie in the energy, expertise, and experience that our colleagues bring.  Thanks to our £421million investment in estates and equipment across our four campuses since 2003/4, we deliver an inspirational learning environment for both staff and students.  Our research facilities allow us to shape lives and society, which is central to our mission and achievements of our aims.

NTU has received national recognition, winning the THE University of the Year and the Times and Sunday Times Modern University of the Year awards alongside TEF Gold Rating.

Our rise up the league tables, alongside a number of prestigious national awards, demonstrate the potential that creating and forging excellent partnerships, while harnessing the talents of all our people, can bring. Most notably we have been awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for our pioneering research. We are now looking for more passionate, ambitious people to join us and help build the university of the future.

The Civil Engineering Subject Group at NTU has an excellent reputation in relation to graduate employment through the delivery of strong vocational professionally accredited courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. The next stage is to enhance and further develop the research profile of Civil Engineering at NTU by strengthening the research capability in this area.

We are now seeking to make a new professorial appointment within the Civil Engineering Subject Group to lead on the research enhancement and development agenda.  The successful appointment will help to nurture new and existing research talent within the Group, whilst further developing their own individual research profile.  This is an excellent opportunity to develop and demonstrate your research leadership.

The successful candidate is expected to have an international reputation with a successful track record of internationally-leading research outputs, income generation and capacity building.

For an informal discussion, or if you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Dean of SADBE Dr Andrew Knight, on +44 (0)115 848 4796, or via email

First Interview: 17 June 2019
Second Interview: 04 July 2019

Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered alongside other applications. For further information on this, please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

**Special Conditions:
Salary Information
Professor Band 1    £62,095 - £66,270 pa
Professor Band 2    £68,878 - £74,094 pa
Professor Band 3    £79,837 - £87,663 pa