Associate Professor in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Full Time, Permanent Job at Edinburgh Napier University – Edinburgh

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Associate Professor in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Full Time, Permanent

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GBP 51,034 – GBP 59,135 per annum (Grade 7)


Excellent benefits package

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Associate Professor in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Full Time, Permanent

The School of Engineering & the Built Environment (SEBE) is delighted to offer a new Associate Professor post in Electrical & Electronic Engineering. SEBE offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes widely recognised for their academic quality, innovation and close ties to the industries in which our graduates work. The successful candidate shall be expected to assist in developing our expanding portfolio of programmes and contribute to the growing international standing of our research. We are currently undertaking a review of all of our activities, so now is a great time to join and help shape our school’s future.

The role

This role will be allocated to our Electrical Engineering & Mathematics (EEM) Subject Group. The group has a strong background in Renewable Energy and Power Engineering, Internet of Things and Sensors, Robotics, Automation and Control, and Applied Mathematics, mainly how they can be used to meet the goals of Industry 4.0 and Smart Cities. Our programmes are accredited by the relevant professional body, including the IET, IoM3 and Energy Institute.

As Associate Professor, you will be expected to be a competent academic leader capable of delivering high quality, student-centred teaching and learning that is underpinned by research able to support innovation. You will also be required to conduct individual and collaborative research projects, contributing to the research profile within your School, leading to the production of high quality research outputs/outcomes.

Essential Requirements:
A doctoral-level qualification or equivalent

Evidence of strong academic standing in teaching & learning and research.

Delivery of high quality, student-centred teaching and learning and successful execution of funded research projects.

Sufficient breadth and depth of experience to underpin the ongoing development of teaching and learning within the School in Electrical & Electronic Engineering.

Support an expansion of the Subject Group’s funded research portfolio.

Demonstrate a level of achievement appropriate to the post applied for, including excellent teaching and learning and an international/national research standing, qualified in terms of outputs, external income generation and leadership.

Commitment to the sustained and continuous development of the discipline.

Desirable Requirements:
Experience in undergraduate and postgraduate programme leadership

Maintain national and international networks in industry and academia

Research and teaching experience in Electrical & Electronic engineering

HEA membership or a strong willingness to achieve membership within 2 years of appointment

Chartered Engineer

Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr. Chan See (Head of EEM). For a detailed list of the requirements, please Click here

Benefits we offer

In return, we offer a great working environment where we support ambition, recognise achievement and offer an attractive benefits package. This includes a minimum of 46 days annual leave (including bank holidays), a generous pension scheme, professional development opportunities, discounted access to onsite sports facilities and a wide range of other staff discounts.

Salary: GBP 51,034 – GBP 59,135 per annum (Grade 7)

Further information about our benefits can be found here

Application closing date is 8 August 2021 (midnight)

Interviews will be held from 23rd August 2021

The University is committed to inclusion, demonstrated through our work in respect of our diversity awards and accreditations (Advance HE’s Athena SWAN Charter) and hold Disability Confident, Career Positive and Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champion status. More details can be found here

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Company Location:  Edinburgh

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