Teaching Fellow/Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Systems Engineering -Fixed Term Contract

Job title Teaching Fellow/Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Systems Engineering -Fixed Term Contract

Department Mechanical Engineering

Salary Starting from £40,792, rising to £48,677

Grade Grade 8

Placed on Monday 13 May 2019

Closing date Tuesday 11 June 2019

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference CT6735

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The Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Bath is seeking to appoint a full time (36.5 hours per week) Teaching Fellow or Lecturer(Assistant Professor) on a fixed-term basis for up to 12 months, with an ideal start date of 2 September 2019. This is primarily a teaching position with the opportunity to demonstrate research capability in the area of Systems Engineering. In this context systems engineering is defined as thermal or dynamic systems. The successful applicant will have a PhD, or experience gained through extensive industrial or professional practice, or in a related subject area with postdoctoral experience in systems engineering, and some experience in supporting undergraduate teaching.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is considering an academic career and wishes to experience the environment before making a decision. The successful candidate will be encouraged to pursue research with one of the Department’s research groupings.

Applications must include a CV and a two page statement of their approach to teaching, any relevant experience and the areas of research they would like to follow

The Department of Mechanical Engineering holds a Silver Award for the Athena SWAN scheme, which promotes gender equality among all disciplines. We particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups.  

Informal enquiries about the post may be made as follows: 

Professor Gary Lock, Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 

Tel: +44 (0)1225 386854

Email: g.d.lock@bath.ac.uk


Professor Marcelle McManus, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 

Tel: +44 (0)1225 386854 

Email: M.McManus@bath.ac.uk

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.