Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Thursday, 15th February 2018
Research & Teaching
Opportunities at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China
£35550 to £47722 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
Join a unique British University in China. The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) was the first Sino-foreign university to open its doors in China. This award-winning campus offering a UK style education has grown to establish a student body of over 7,000 in just 13 years.
The Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering has a strong globalisation agenda and is strongly linked between the three University of Nottingham International Campuses, i.e. in UK, Malaysia and China campuses. It is expected that the successful candidate will support the globalisation efforts of the Department and support teaching activity and joint research programmes across the campuses.
Candidates should have a PhD or equivalent and post-doctoral academic research experience in a field related to electrical and electronic engineering such as Communication and Computer Engineering and/or Energy Conversion Engineering and/or Power Electronics and Electrical Machines. It is required that the candidate has practical experience and expertise with practical aspects in his areas of research. It is essential that the candidate has proven experience in research leadership and has a proven track record in project management.
The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to teaching and curriculum development for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and to supervise undergraduate and masters dissertations. The person appointed will be expected to conduct original research in appropriate fields and play a lead role in collaborative research projects, leading to high quality publications and grant income. S/he will also be expected to assist with the administration of the Department and thus contribute to the Department’s excellent reputation in the field of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
Salary will be within the range of £35,550 – £47,722 per annum depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond this is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments.
This post is available from March 2018 and will initially be offered on a fixed-term contract with the University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China for a period of up to five years. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement.
ALL applicants are required to formally apply online (http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/currentvacancies) for the position.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to: Dr Michael Galea (firstname.lastname@example.org) Acting Head of Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Nottingham Ningbo, China. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.
Interviews will take place in Ningbo China and your referees will be contacted prior to interview.
For more details and/or to apply on-line please access: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Jobs/CurrentVacancies/ref/170309 If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Office, Tel:+86 574 8818 0000 (ext.8734).
Please quote ref. 170309 Closing date: 15 February 2018
The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.