NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Civil Engineering

Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
Salary
£35,844 - £51,034
Posted
03 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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.

We are currently seeking to strengthen and consolidate our existing activity in Civil Engineering. The department has particular strengths in Civil Engineering Heritage, Future Construction Technology, and Construction Engineering Management. In particular, we are looking for candidates with research expertise in fire and explosion resistance of structures, but welcome applications from candidates across all of our areas of research, which includes: numerical geotechnics; highway materials; numerical modelling of water and environmental chemistry; railway infrastructure. 

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 vacancy, please contact Professor Martin Crapper: martin.crapper@northumbria.ac.uk

To apply for this vacancy please click ‘Apply Now’, and submit a covering letter, CV including research / education statements, and grants and publications list. Please highlight your highest quality research outputs (please indicate a rank from 1 to 5) up to a maximum of 5, since 1st January 2014.  In addition, candidates are asked to provide copies of the top 2 research outputs (Journal / book chapter / practice-based portfolio). Where possible candidates are asked to combine all of these documents into a single file.

Please note this vacancy will close on 03/11/2019