Lecturer in Civil Engineering
Please note that this appointment will commence after 1st August 2015
The School of Engineering and Built Environment at GCU is well established and an internationally recognised academic centre. The School is seeking to strengthen its teaching and research expertise through the full-time appointment of a Lecturer in the area of Civil Engineering with particular focus in Structural Design and Hydraulics.
Applicants should have a first degree in Civil Engineering and a higher degree, preferably PhD in a relevant area. It would also be preferable to have membership of an appropriate professional institution. Relevant industrial experience and a proven track record in research would be desirable.
Research and/or industrial experience in the fields of Structural Design/Hydraulics is an essential requirement of the post. In addition, experience in the use of Computer Aided Design would be beneficial. The proposed staff member would also take the lead in developing new teaching materials in the subject area as well as establishing appropriate research and commercial activities with the civil engineering sector.
The successful candidate will be based at our Glasgow Campus and will contribute to teaching and research activities at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels across the School.
Interested parties may wish to contact Mr A Kilpatrick (Head of Department) on 0141 331 3889, or Dr G Jamnejad (Assistant Head of Department) on either 0141 331 3539.
Due to the nature of this role, we are unable to sponsor individuals under the Tier 2 PBS route. Applicants must therefore have the continued right to live and work in the United Kingdom, for the duration of the contract, to apply for this vacancy.
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Closing Date: 28th May 5pm
We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates. We are committed to promoting equality and value diversity at GCU.
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*Please note that the appointment will be made on the first point of the salary scale
(unless by exception)