NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY

Professor in Project Management

Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
Posted
19 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Engineering and Environment

Professor in Project Management - Ref EAE17/30
Full Time
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary:    Competitive

Northumbria University at 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. Northumbria University values the quality and diversity of our staff.

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 Construction Project Management/Project Management 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 and Construction Engineering Management. Candidates with expertise in these or any relevant and related area of research, particularly relating to 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 Project Management 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 role of Professor are essential. Membership and chartered affiliation of a relevant professional body is desirable.  

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Professor Robert Dominy, Head of Department on +44 (0)191 227 3779 (robert.dominy@northumbria.ac.uk) or Professor David Greenwood, Head of Project Management on +44(0)191 2274691 (david.greenwood@northumbria.ac.uk). 

For more information about the Department please visit their homepage – https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/about-us/academic-departments/mechanical-and-construction-engineering/ 

For more information and to apply please visit - https://work4.northumbria.ac.uk/work-for-us/details/?roleId=460 

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:  Thursday 1st March 2018                
Selection Date: Wednesday 11th April 2018

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