Senior Lecturer/Lecturer- Electrochemical Engineering

£39,000- £56,000
24 Mar 2017
24 Apr 2017
Engineering, Science
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 20 institutions of Higher Education and provides exceptional research, teaching, and living environments. The School of Engineering reflects all of the University’s principal characteristics, with a cosmopolitan academic staff numbering over 115, and with a body of 1550 undergraduate and 500 postgraduate students from all over the world. We carry out internationally excellent teaching and research, attracting high-calibre students and an excellent level of research funding. We are now investing to strengthen and deepen our coverage of Chemical Engineering, by appointment to: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Chemical Engineering (3 x posts).

The successful candidates will deliver courses to undergraduate and MSc programmes, and will be internationally prominent in Chemical Engineering research or will demonstrate strong potential to be so. They will initiate, perform and deliver fundamental and applied research in one of the following key research areas:

School of Engineering

Senior Lecturer/Lecturer
The salary for Lecturer is Grade UE08 £39,324 - £46,924 per annum and the Senior Lecturer is Grade UE09 £49,772 - £55,998 per annum

electrochemical Engineering, for fuel cells, batteries and nuclear fuel/system sensors where we already have strong research collaboration with the School of Chemistry.
Vacancy reference 039208

The level of appointment to Lecturer or Senior Lecturer will be determined by the selection panel.

The culture of the School of Engineering and the University is open and diverse and we are committed to reflecting that in our appointment process. For informal discussion, potential candidates are invited to contact the Head of School Prof Hugh McCann at +44 131 650 5566, or, Director of Discipline of Chemical Engineering, Prof Stefano Brandani at +44 131 651 9030, or, or Prof Vasileios Koutsos, Head of Institute for Materials and Processes at +44 131 650 8704, or

For further particulars and to submit an application visit our website The closing date is 5pm GMT on 20 April 2017.

This is an inspiring, positive, creative, challenging and rewarding place to work. We will support and nurture your talent, reward success and integrate academic, professional and personal career goals, as well as give your career the benefit of a great and distinguished reputation. You will benefit from a reward package that includes a competitive salary, generous holiday entitlement, defined benefits pension scheme, staff discounts and much more.

Committed to Equality and Diversity.

The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland,with registration number SC005336.