NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY

Professor in Built Environment

Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
Posted
19 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Faculty of Engineering and Environment

Professor in Built Environment - Ref EAE16/53
Full Time
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary: Competitive 

Northumbria University, Newcastle is a research-rich, business-focussed, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, and with a campus in the heart of London’s financial district, Northumbria University is located in the UK’s best two cities for students. At Northumbria we are global in our scope and reach, with operations in London, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Indonesia and Singapore, and we remain the largest English provider in Hong Kong. The University continues its strong commitment to internationalism, including its valuable and long-standing links with Europe. 

Northumbria is ranked 48th in the Guardian league table 2018, and ranked in the Top 200 Under 50 global University rankings. 

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.

We seek to appoint a high calibre individual with an excellent international reputation to Department of Architecture & Built Environment in an area of Built Environment. You will drive and enhance the best quality research, teaching and entrepreneurial activities and actively encourage this amongst colleagues. The department has particular strengths in Building Information Management (BIM), property and real estate, sustainability and visualisation. High quality candidates with expertise in these or any relevant area of research are welcome to apply. 

You must hold a first degree and be qualified to Doctoral level in a relevant discipline and have leading  subject expertise in Building Surveying, Quantity Surveying, Real Estate or related areas, 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 commensurate with the post of Professor are essential. Membership (or eligibility for membership) of a relevant professional body is desirable.

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Professor Ruth Dalton, Head of Department ruth.dalton@northumbria.ac.uk or telephone 0191 227 4107.

For more information about the Department please visit their homepage - https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/about-us/academic-departments/architecture-and-built-environment/

For more information and to apply please visit https://work4.northumbria.ac.uk/work-for-us/details/?roleId=207 

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality and is a member of the Euraxess network, which delivers information and support to professional researchers.

Closing Date: 20 August 2017