UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Senior Lecturer/Reader in Composites Manufacture and Design

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Posted
17 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
29 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Lecturer/Reader in Composites Manufacture and Design 

Job number  ACAD102814 
Division/School  Faculty of Engineering 
Contract type  Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern  Full time 
Salary  £49,772-£55,998 
Closing date for applications  29-Oct-2017 
 
The Queen’s School of Engineering (Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical) is seeking to appoint to the position of Senior Lecturer/Reader in Composites Manufacture and Design. This post is part of the recently launched Bristol Composites Institute (ACCIS), and align with the University’s involvement in the EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub, the EPSRC Industrial Doctorate Centre in Composites Manufacture and the National Composites Centre (NCC).
 
Suitable candidates for the post will have a strong academic and/or industrial background in research, preferably with experience in the engineering industry. Applicants must demonstrate an excellent knowledge of their research specialism and demonstrate plans to develop their research and how this will link to and expand existing activities. This position requires an excellent track record of research.
 
The successful candidates will be expected to pursue research in areas related to composites manufacture and design, for example in data rich manufacturing, automation, increased deposition and cure rates, in-process inspection and monitoring, process modelling, sustainable manufacturing, design for manufacture or advanced design methodologies, and to collaborate widely across the internationally leading Bristol Composites Institute (ACCIS), the Engineering and Science Faculties, and the NCC.
 
 More information at http://www.bristol.ac.uk/jobs/find/.
 
Job reference for Senior Lecturer/Reader ACAD102814
 
The closing date for applications is Midnight on 29th October 2017.
Interviews are expected to be held in the week beginning 20th November 2017
 
For an informal discussion please contact:
 
Professor Michael Wisnom
Head of Bristol Composites Institute ACCIS
E: M.Wisnom@bristol.ac.uk
 
OR
 
Professor Kevin Potter
Professor in Composites Manufacture
E: K.Potter@bristol.ac.uk
 
OR
 
Prof Ian Bond
Head of Queen’s School of Engineering (Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical)
E: I.P.Bond@bristol.ac.uk
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.