Senior Lecturer or Lecturer in Engineering (Education)

Beijing (CN)
£40,745 to £61,228
23 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
17 Apr 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 

Location: Significant amount of time in Beijing, China, with a requirement to work Brunel University London’s UK sites, each calendar year.

Salary: H3 Grade from:  £40,745 to £44,414 with potential to progress to £52,841 per annum plus cost of living allowance 
Salary: H5 Grade from:  £57,723 to £61,228 with potential to progress to £63,059 per annum plus cost of living allowance

Full-time, Fixed-term three years

Position No: 15119

Brunel University London continues to expand its world-renowned engineering activities both in the United Kingdom, Greater London and China, Beijing. 

The Brunel London School, North China University of Technology in Beijing is the first Chinese–British transnational education (TNE) school for undergraduates in Beijing. The School is proving very popular with students and thus we are looking to recruit a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Engineering. The successful candidate is likely to have a background related to control, robotics or mechatronic engineering.

The successful candidate, primarily based in Beijing, will be part of a team delivering high quality teaching in Mechanical Engineering. The students, taught in English, graduate from Brunel with a BEng (Hons), an internationally recognised qualification.

We are looking to appoint a someone that can work as part of a teaching team. Ideally you will be able to teach a range of subjects related to control, robotics or mechatronic engineering.

As a diverse and forward-thinking employer, we embed the principles of equality, diversity and inclusion into everything we do. That includes not just our core missions of teaching and research, but also our support for staff, students and our local community.

We’re committed to the wellbeing of all our staff and to the sustainability of our environment, on our campus and beyond. We offer a competitive salary package, excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance, along with opportunities to develop your career in a supportive and collaborative environment.

Staff teaching as part of the school may be eligible for fully funded accommodation while teaching in Beijing.

For informal enquiries, please contact either Professor D J Mynors - the Head of the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, e-mail:

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Closing Date:  17th April 2023

Candidates should be available for interviews on both the 22nd AND 25th May 2023. 

Brunel University London is fully committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive workforce culture. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities, we particularly welcome applicants who are currently under- represented in our workforce.