Lecturer in Engineering Ref 3349

School/department: School of Engineering and Informatics/Department of Engineering and Design  
Hours: Full time. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need)
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 3349
Salary: starting at £33,797 and rising to £40,322 per annum
Placed on: 13 March 2020
Closing date:  15 April 2020.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: 01 July 2020

Job description


The Department of Engineering and Design within the School of Engineering and Informatics at the University of Sussex wishes to appoint a lecturer in Electronic Engineering.

The successful applicant will join the Sensor Technology Research Centre led by Professor Daniel Roggen. A main area of activity of the Centre is in Wearable Technologies and the appointed candidate will be expected to contribute to expanding this research area. The Centre is interested in developing activities in wearable sensing (e.g. embedded sensing, flexible and textile electronics), new sensor technologies, embedded processing, in particular embedded machine learning and AI (e.g. to analyse wearable sensor data), new wearable communication technologies, applications of wearable technologies (e.g. in healthcare, HCI, sports) and other areas.

The successful candidate will have research interests in one or more of the following areas: analogue or digital electronics, embedded systems, embedded intelligence (edge AI), system on a chip, wearable technologies, sensor technologies, MEMS, novel electronics (e.g. flexible, textile). We encourage applicants who see themselves able to contribute to the research activity of the Centre to apply, even if their research interest may not be listed here.

The successful applicant will be responsible for devising and delivering teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels for the Department in our electrical/electronic engineering and electrical/electronic engineering with robotics courses including teaching in our Trans National Education programmes abroad.

Applications should be accompanied by a full CV, and statements of future research plans and ways in which the applicant could contribute to teaching across the Department. Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Romeo Glovnea, the Head of Department (r.p.glovnea@sussex.ac.uk).

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How to apply

Download our academic post application form [DOC 301.50KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

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

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