Lecturer in Electrical & Electronics Engineering

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (GB)
GBP 40,322 - 49,553 per annum (Grade 6)
05 May 2021
End of advertisement period
02 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in Electrical & Electronics Engineering

Job reference     0000012721

Date posted    05/05/2021

Application closing date     02/06/2021

Salary    GBP 40,322 - 49,553 per annum (Grade 6)  

Package    Excellent benefits package


Job description

Lecturer in Electrical & Electronics Engineering – Full time, Permanent

The School of Engineering and the Built Environment (SEBE) is delighted to be able to offer a new post in Electrical & Electronics Engineering.

SEBE offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes widely recognised for their academic quality, innovation and close ties to the industries in which our graduates work. The successful candidate shall be expected to assist in developing our expanding portfolio of programmes and contribute to the growing international standing of our research. We are currently undertaking a review of all of our activities, so now is a great time to join and help shape our school's future.

The Role

This role will be allocated to our Electrical Engineering & Mathematics Subject Group. The group has a strong background in Renewable Energy and Power Engineering, Internet of Things and Sensors, Robotics, Automation and Control, and Applied Mathematics, mainly how they can be used to meet the goals of Industry 4.0. Our programmes are accredited by the relevant professional body, including the IET, IoM3 and Energy Institute.

Within this role, you will be lecturing in Electrical & Electronics Engineering on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. You will be responsible for developing, designing and delivering teaching and student centred learning underpinned by academic scholarship and professional practice, within Electrical Power Engineering.

You will also be required to conduct individual and collaborative research projects, contributing to the research profile within your School, leading to the production of high quality research outputs/outcomes. 

You will contribute to the University's objective of growing our academic reputation for research-informed student learning. You must be ambitious and enthusiastic about cross-disciplinary working and be committed to working collaboratively across the University.

Please note that you will be required to work overseas contributing to the international academic reputation of Edinburgh Napier University.

What we are looking for

Applicants must demonstrate:

  • A doctoral-level qualification or equivalent
  • Evidence of strong academic standing in teaching & learning and research.
  • Delivery of high quality, student-centred teaching and learning and successful execution of funded research projects. 
  • Sufficient breadth and depth of experience to underpin the on-going development of teaching and learning within the School and support an expansion of the Subject Group's funded research portfolio.
  • Commitment to the sustained and continuous development of the discipline.   

Desirable attributes

  • Practical experience in research or industry
  • Experience in undergraduate and postgraduate programme leadership
  • Chartered Engineer

For more information on the position, please see our full role profile here 

Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr. Chan See (Head of Subject).

Benefits We Offer

In return, we offer a great working environment where we support ambition, recognise achievement and offer an attractive benefit package. This includes a minimum of 46 days annual leave (pro rata for part time posts), a generous pension scheme, professional development opportunities, discounted access to onsite sports facilities and a wide range of other staff discounts

Salary: GBP 40,322 - 49,553 per annum (Grade 6) 

Additional Information

The closing date for applications is 2nd June (23.59)

Selection interviews will take place on the 15th June 2021.

The University is committed to inclusion, demonstrated through our work in respect of our diversity awards and accreditations (Advance HE's Athena SWAN Charter) and holds Disability Confident, Carer Positive and Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champion status.