THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH

Chair in Biochemical Engineering

Location
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (GB)
Posted
16 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
13 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH

College of Science and Engineering

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING

Chair in Biochemical Engineering

Vacancy Ref: 041877

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 25 institutions of Higher Education and provides exceptional research, teaching, and living environments. The School of Engineering reflects all of the University’s principal characteristics, with a cosmopolitan academic staff numbering over 125, and with a body of 1,700 undergraduate and 640 postgraduate students drawn from all over the world. We carry out internationally excellent teaching and research, attracting high-calibre students and an excellent level of research funding. We are now investing to strengthen and deepen our coverage of Chemical Engineering by appointment to the following new position: 

Chair in Biochemical Engineering 

The successful candidate will contribute to the development and delivery of Chemical Engineering degree programmes, and will be an internationally prominent Biochemical Engineering researcher, demonstrating the ability to lead related research within the School and to win substantial external research funding.

The post is full-time and open-ended and the salary is on the Professorial scale.

For informal discussion, potential candidates are invited to contact the Head of School, Prof. Hugh McCann at +44 131 650 5566, or HoS.Eng@ed.ac.uk, Director of Discipline for Mechanical Engineering, Prof. Conchúr Ó Brádaigh, +44 131 650 8708, or c.obradaigh@ed.ac.uk, or Prof. Vasileios Koutsos, Head of the Institute for Materials and Processes, at +44 131 650 8704, or vasileios.koutsos@ed.ac.uk.

Closing Date: 13 December 2017 at 12 noon GMT

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