Associate Professor in Mechanical or Construction Engineering

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
£50,618 - £58,654
14 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
14 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Engineering and Environment 
Department of Mechanical and Construction Engineering

Associate Professors in Mechanical or Construction Engineering

Hours: Full Time (37 hours) – Permenant 
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary: £50,618 - £58,654

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.

Working within the Department of Mechanical and Construction Engineering, you will provide expertise in an area of Mechanical or Construction Engineering to further enhance research, teaching and entrepreneurial activities. This will include designing, developing and delivering high quality teaching activities, undertaking individual and joint research to produce quality academic outputs and inform teaching and participating in external activity to generate income and promote the subject. The department has particular strengths in Building Information Modelling, Construction Technology, Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, advanced Materials & Manufacturing and Sustainable & Renewable Energy Systems. Candidates with expertise in these or any relevant area of research, particularly relating to Mechanical or Construction Engineering or Project Management are welcome to apply however, the department will consider high quality applicants in any area of research. 

You must hold a first degree and be qualified to Doctoral level in a relevant discipline and have subject expertise in Mechanical and/or Construction Engineering 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 are essential. Membership and chartered affiliation of a relevant professional body is desirable. 

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Robert Dominy, Head of Department on +44 (0)191 2273779  or David Greenwood, Professor of Construction Management +44 (0)191 227 4691 
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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: 8th January 2017