Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Mechanics of Materials Modelling
Division/School School of Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary Grade J £37,345-£42,036, Grade K £43,267-£48,677, Grade L £51,630 - £58,089
Closing date for applications 25-Jul-2019
The School of Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering (CAME) in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Bristol is seeking to make an appointment to the position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Mechanics of Materials Modelling with a focus on metallic systems.
The successful applicant will contribute to research, teaching and administration in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Suitable candidates post will have a strong academic and/or industrial background in mechanics of materials modelling research, preferably with a track record in securing funding from UKRI and/or industry. The successful applicant will be expected to actively contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and will have an opportunity to align their research with activities in the Solid Mechanics Research Group (SMRG). SMRG’s focus is on the mechanics of materials at meso- and macro- scales and the have strong industrial links with leading safety critical industries such as nuclear and aerospace. We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated materials modeller to bridge the gap between micromechanical testing and characterisation. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering such capability while also contributing to the research and teaching interests of the wider School.
We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.