Professor in Civil Engineering

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
07 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
07 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Engineering and Environment

Department of Mechanical and Construction Engineering

Professor in Civil Engineering - Ref EAE/18/394

Full Time Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary: Competitive Salary

The Faculty of Engineering and Environment is passionate about the principles and applications of Science and Technology in all its forms and strives to be excellent in research, teaching and innovation.

Working within the Department of Mechanical and Construction Engineering, you will provide expertise in an area of Civil Engineering to further enhance research, teaching and entrepreneurial activities. This will include designing, developing and delivering high quality teaching activities, undertaking individual and joint research to produce high quality academic outputs and inform teaching and participating in external activity to generate income and promote the subject. The department has particular strengths in Civil Engineering Heritage and Future, Construction Technology and Construction Engineering Management. Candidates with expertise in these or any relevant area of research, particularly relating to Civil Engineering are welcome to apply, however, the department will consider high quality applicants in any area of research.

You must hold a first degree and be qualified to Doctoral level in a relevant discipline and have subject expertise in Civil Engineering with specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice or consultancy. Proven ability to deliver high quality research led teaching within an appropriate field and a publication profile are essential. Membership and chartered affiliation of a relevant professional body is essential.

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Laurent Dala, Head of Department on +44 (0)191 2273069 ( or Martin Birkett, Associate Head of Department +44 (0)191 2273763 (

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Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN (Bronze) award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality and is a member of the Euraxess network, which delivers information and support to professional researchers.