Professor/Reader/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Civil Engineering

Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol (GB)
£36,613 - £115,741
06 May 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

As a result of continued growth and success, the School of Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering (CAME) wishes to make up to SIX appointments to our Department of Civil Engineering, ideally in the areas of Structural Engineering, Natural Hazards & Resilience, Engineering Seismology, Infrastructure Systems, Building Information Modelling.

The posts will be at all levels; Professor, Reader, Senior Lecturer and Lecturer.

Building on strong existing research activities in our civil engineering focused research groups, Earthquake and Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Systems & Design, Water and Environment, these posts will offer the scope to align with strategic activities such as our new nationally-shared UKCRIC facilities, our Global Challenges research and our broader thematic research areas of; Infrastructure & Future Cities, Advanced Composites, Nuclear Engineering, and Robotics & Autonomous Systems.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a School which has a strong and well-established history of, and core research capability in the above areas. A strong multidisciplinary team is in place which currently holds a broad substantive portfolio of research funding across these varied domains. We also offer a portfolio of outstanding undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes, to which these posts will be expected to contribute.

More information is available at, where you will find two job descriptions, one at Professorial level and the other at Reader/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer level. Please confirm in your application the level at which you wish to be considered.

The closing date for applications is 00:01 on Monday 4th June 2018

Shortlisting will take place in the week beginning 4th June 2018

Interviews are expected to be held in week commencing 25th June 2018

For an informal discussion please contact:

Professor Simon Neild
Head of Civil Engineering
T: +44 (0)117 331 5918


Professor Ian Bond
Head of the School of Civil, Aerospace, Civil and Mechanical Engineering
T: +44(0)117 331 5321

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