Lecturer in Engineering Ref 20116

School/department:  School of Engineering and Informatics/Department of Engineering and Design
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 20116
Salary: starting at £44,414 to £52,841 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 23 May 2023.
Closing date: 04 July 2023. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: To be confirmed
Expected start date: 2 October 2023

Job description

The Department of Engineering and Design at the University of Sussex is looking to appoint a Lecturer in Engineering with expertise in one or more of the areas of sustainable automotive, materials, manufacturing, mechanical, or robotics engineering. The Department is a part of the School of Engineering and Informatics, which delivers world-class research and high-quality teaching in automotive and mechanical engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, product design as well as in computer science.

The successful candidate will have research interests in one or more of the fields mentioned above and will complement the research in one of our research centres and groups.

The successful applicant will also be responsible for devising and delivering teaching for the Department in our automotive, mechanical or robotics courses.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Prof Romeo Glovnea, the Head of Department (r.p.glovnea@sussex.ac.uk).

The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics (STEMM) at Sussex. 

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download Job Description and Person Specification ref 20116 [PDF 135.28KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

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How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOCX 65.11KB] and fill in all sections.

Applications should be accompanied by a full CV and statement of future research plans and ways in which the applicant could contribute to teaching across the Department.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to jobapps@sussex.ac.uk

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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