Reader in Sustainable Energy Technologies
Engineering and Technology,Mechanical Engineering,Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Short info about job
Company: University of Hertfordshire
Department: School of Engineering and Technology
Salary: £49,149 to £58,655 Grade 9 p.a.
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-117 6689544
Fax: +44-1249 8610778
Detail information about job Reader in Sustainable Energy Technologies. Terms and conditions vacancy
Salary: £49,149 – 58,655 pa dependent on skills and experience
FTE: Full time working 37 hours per week (1.0 fte)
Duration of Contract: 2 year fixed term contract
The School of Engineering and Technology is seeking to make a permanent appointment in Automotive, Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, with specific knowledge and experience in Sustainable Energy Technologies in areas such as electric vehicles, fuel cells, Aeolic power and solar power.
We seek to appoint a high-achieving individual with a PhD in a relevant discipline. This role requires applicants to have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, that will benefit teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Recognised teacher’s, training will be an advantage.
The successful applicant will focus on research and development in Sustainable Energy technologies and will be expected to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level, but will also be able to contribute to the School’s other activities, such as commercial work.
The School of Engineering and Technology offers degrees in in Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace Systems Engineering, Aerospace Systems Engineering with Pilot Studies, Automotive Engineering, Motorsport Engineering, Automotive / Motorsport Engineering with management, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Digital Technology.
The successful applicant will have a sustainable track record of high quality publications in international journals and experience in winning and managing research grants and will be expected to undertake the full range of duties commensurate with a research-informed, teaching School.
We particularly welcome female applicants as they are under-represented within the School at these levels.
Contact Details / Informal Enquiries: Informal inquiries about the post may be made to Dr. George Haritos, Head of Automotive, Mechanical and Mechatronics Division, School of Engineering and Technology. Tel: 01707 284239, email: [email protected]
Interview date: Thursday 26th October 2017
The University offers a range of benefits including a pension scheme, professional development, family friendly policies, child care vouchers, a fee waiver of 50% for all children of staff under the age of 21 at the start of the course, discounted memberships at the Hertfordshire Sports Village and generous annual leave.
Apply online at http://www.herts.ac.uk/contact-us/jobs-and-vacancies