CRANFIELD UNIVERSITY

Lecturer in Airframe Systems Design

Location
Cranfield, Bedford
Posted
14 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE TRANSPORT AND MANUFACTURING

AEROSPACE/CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE IN AERONAUTICS (CoA)

LOCATION: CRANFIELD, BEDFORDSHIRE


CoA is one of the world’s largest centres of postgraduate education and research in aeronautics, with over 200 MSc and PhD students. Amongst its programmes, the Centre delivers the world-renown MSc course in Aerospace Vehicle Design (AVD) which celebrates its 70th anniversary this year. The course has three major components: lecture modules, a group design project and an individual research project. We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic teachers and outstanding researchers and who will help maintain and expand further our portfolio.

Applications are invited for the following full-time academic position:

Lecturer in Airframe Systems Design

Full Time, Permanent | Ref: 2291

£41,153 to £45,872 per annum with additional performance related pay up to £57,340 per annum


Applicants must have expertise and experience in the design of airframe systems. This should include experience in teaching and expert knowledge in the design and integration of one or more of the major airframe systems.
Ideally you will have a relevant PhD in aeronautical/aerospace engineering and must have research and development experience in the field of airframe systems design.

You will engage in research within the field of airframe systems design, including More Electric Aircraft and Hybrid Electric Aircraft areas, with a view to publishing high quality papers in high reputation research journals. You will have experience of contributing significantly to research in this domain.
You are expected to contribute to all three components of the AVD course and to its management.

For an informal discussion, please contact Dr Craig Lawson, Lecturer in Airframe Systems Design, on T: +44 (0)1234 754686 or E: c.p.lawson@cranfield.ac.uk

Apply online now at www.cranfield.ac.uk/hr or contact us for further details on E: hr@cranfield.ac.uk or T: +44 (0)1234 750111 Ext. 4951.
For any enquiries, please quote the relevant reference number.
Closing date for receipt of applications: 25 October 2016