Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Clifton Campus

Job reference: 010628

Location: Clifton Campus

Closing date: 27/05/2022

Salary : Grade H/I (£34,304 - £50,296 p.a.)

Employment type: Permanent

Team: Engineering

School / Directorate : School of Science & Technology

​​​​​​​Lecturer Salary from £34,304 p.a

Senior Lecturer Salary from 39,739 p.a.

The level of appointment would be determined by the selection panel following an interview. 

NTU is a great place to work. We take care of our colleagues with flexible and competitive packages, and the opportunities for genuine professional progress. We respect and value all our staff because we know that it takes a strong and diverse workforce to maintain the kind of success we’ve achieved.

Our award-winning research is celebrated around the world, and we’re proud of our strategic partnerships. It’s all down to the ability of our people to shape, create and innovate, in whatever capacity they work with us. Our continued success — underpinned by the number of prestigious national awards we’ve won — has hinged on two commitments: creating excellent global collaborations and harnessing the talents of all our people.

NTU is a university at the peak of its powers, but we know we can still go even further. Join us in our mission to become ‘the university of the future’ — seize the challenge and adventure of working with an organisation where progress never stops. This is your career, reimagined.

Senior Lecturer in Electronic and Electrical Engineering

We seek a Senior Lecturer in Electronic and Electrical Engineering, with expertise in electrical power systems who will contribute to our ambitious plans to continue to grow the Department of Engineering at Nottingham Trent University.

The Department is characterised by an innovative approach to education in partnership with industry, emphasising innovation and project delivery on a foundation of core engineering expertise. We are looking for someone with a proven ability applying electrical engineering knowledge to innovate.  You will be an inspiring educator, who aims to develop project-based teaching in the context of real-world applications and thrives in a collegiate Department.  The department has recently been recognised as a member of CDIO.

You will have a PhD in a relevant Engineering discipline and an emerging record in research.  Preferred areas of expertise include one or more of Sustainable Power Generation Transmission and Storage and Battery Technologies.  The successful candidate will be able to teach a module in Electrical Machines and Electronic Devices.  We also welcome applicants with industrial experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to help shape new developments in both teaching and research in a new department with new purpose-built facilities. The new dedicated Engineering building opened in September 2019.  The successful candidate will have opportunity to develop research and teaching capability in these purpose-built new facilities.

The successful candidate will be required to do applied research in one of the six research groups in the Department of Engineering and be expected to contribute to teaching at UG and PG levels across the Electronics and Electrical Engineering and related programmes.  Nottingham Trent University has been awarded ‘University of the Year’ (Times Higher 2017), ‘Modern University of the Year’ (Sunday Times 2018), and ‘University of the Year’ (The Guardian 2019).  In 2020 NTU was ranked among the top five most sustainable universities in the world.  It received the highest possible award of ‘Gold’ in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). 

It is renowned for leading edge research, strong links with industry and its excellent teaching that shape lives and society. Research in the School of Science and Technology is extremely strong in terms of high-quality outputs, funding income, and international impact. The Department’s research strengths are clustered into groups comprising: Human Factors and Performance, Smart Materials, Medical Engineering Design, Smart Wearables and Biomedical Interfaces, Digital Innovation.  The Department maintains strong international links in both research and teaching.

You can apply on-line using links from Please submit a single document to include a full CV, a Teaching Statement, a Research Statement and a Covering Letter addressing your suitability for the role outlined in the associated Job Description and Person Specification. If the 1MB file size restriction makes this difficult or impossible, please email all your supporting documentation to

Closing date-  27th May 2022

​​​​​​​Interview Date- TBC

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact:

Prof Neil Mansfield, Head of Engineering  or Dr Ben Simpson. Deputy Head of Engineering

Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered alongside other applications. For further information on this please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

NTU prides itself on being an inclusive employer. We value and celebrate equality in opportunities, and we welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of our communities.

This role is open to non-UK/Irish applicants subject to current UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) rules. Please ensure that you have the appropriate right to work in the UK for this role and consult the Home Office website for further information.

We’re proud of how far we’ve come. With a shared vision, we are a community of more than 4,000 colleagues, all committed to our goal of becoming ‘the university of the future’. Do you have the passion to help us to go even further?

Please note that this role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and successful applicants will be asked to declare any unspent criminal convictions. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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