COVENTRY UNIVERSITY

Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering Design

Location
Coventry, United Kingdom
Salary
£32,243-£40,802 per annum £38,467-£54,722 per annum
Posted
20 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
19 Jul 2019
Ref
REQ007079
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Application closing date 19/07/2019
Faculty / School or Service Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Computing
Salary £32,243-£40,802 per annum £38,467-£54,722 per annum
Package As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances.
Job category/type Academic

Job description

Working in the School of Mechanical, Aerospace & Automotive Engineering, you willbe committed to contributing to our continued success in delivery of engineering programmes. You will join a School with high levels of teaching quality and student satisfaction (ranked in the Guardian University Guide 2020 in the country's top three for our courses in Mechanical Engineering).

The successful candidate will be able to contribute to the delivery of topics relating to systematic Engineering Design synonymous with current industrial best-practice. Demonstrating the need for dynamic, flexible and robust design processes, this role will facilitate students' knowledge of a rigorous approach to the design discipline. The design curriculum incorporates appropriate use of contributing disciplines such as; Sustainability, Problem Function Analysis and Evaluation (QFD, FMEA), Computer Aided Design, Quality Assurance, Life cycle Analysis, DFX and Project Management.

You will need to share our passion for delivering a positive student experience that puts excellence in teaching and learning at the heart of everything we do and will be able to demonstrate significant knowledge in your area of specialisation and support the school's research culture. You must be willing to work flexibly and promote and support international partnerships, as well as potentially deliver teaching onsite at one of our international partners.

The candidate should be qualified to PhD level in a relevant subject.Alternatively, candidates with relevant industrial experience to an equivalent level are also encouraged to apply.

Experience of working on applied research projects or contracts, as well as participation in professional practice/consultancy will be advantageous and successful candidates will have t he opportunity to become a member of one of our Research Centres.

The position is also open to candidates who wish to focus on teaching practice,development and management.

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