Regius Professorship in Electronics and Computer Engineering

Belfast, Northern Ireland
26 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
11 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 11/10/2019
Salary Professorial salary will be determined in accordance with the Professorial ranges as applied within the University.
Job category/type Academic

Job description

Queen's University Belfast is one of the prestigious Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities in the UK and Ireland, combining excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos, for our 24,000 students and 4,200 staff, funded through an annual turnover of some GBP 300m. As a driver of innovation and talent, based on excellence and global strategic partnerships, we offer generous employment terms and underpinned by excellent lifestyle benefits including opportunities for family friendly working and support for wellbeing.

Our five core values - Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence - are shared by our staff and students, representing the expectations we have for ourselves and each other, guiding our day-to-day decisions and the way we behave as individuals in an international organisation.

The University is now seeking to appoint a Regius Professor in Electronics and Computer Engineering following the retirement of the previous post holder, Professor Sir John McCanny CBE FRS FREng.
As the holder of this unique office, the Regius Chair will be a Professor of the highest international standing who has been recognised for research excellence and driving growth and productivity through their vision and excellence.

We are proud to be partnering with Witt Kieffer in our search for the Regius Professorship, informal enquiries and applications may be directed, in confidence, using reference number 36572, to:
Natalie Derry - Telephone: +447408851596 email: natalied@wittkiefferinternational.com
Mary Comer - Telephone: +447408850797 email: maryc@wittkiefferinternational.com

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