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We are seeking a temporary a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Biomedical/Sport Engineering to cover a 9 month maternity leave. The post holder will contribute to our ambitious plans to continue to grow a new 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. 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. You will have a PhD in a relevant Engineering discipline and an emerging record in research. You will be able to teach experimental Biomechanics and Physiology. Preferred research areas include, Prosthetics and Assistive Technology, Biomechanical Engineering, Sport Engineering Technology, Sport Equipment / Clothing Optimisation, Human Factors and Ergonomics. We also welcome applicants with industrial experience. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape our new developments. Our plans include parallel investments in a number of other academic posts, a Medical Technology Research Centre, and a new dedicated Engineering building due to open in 2019. The successful candidate will have opportunity to develop research and teaching capability in purpose-built new facilities.
In the past two years Nottingham Trent University has achieved the higher education treble: Times Higher Education University of the Year 2017; Times and Sunday Times Modern University of the Year 2018; and The Guardian University of the Year 2019, as well as receiving 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. Our research strengths include Computer Aided Engineering, Medical Devices, Applied Ergonomics, Bio-functional and Multi-functional Materials, Biomedical and Sport Engineering.
The Department of Engineering launched new programmes in Biomedical Engineering, Electronic Engineering and Sport Engineering in 2017, and a new programme in Mechanical Engineering in 2018.
You can apply on-line using links from www.ntu.ac.uk/vacancies. 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 CSTHR@ntu.ac.uk.
Closing date – 15th May 2019
If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact:
- Prof Neil Mansfield, Head of Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr Pauline Smith email@example.com
This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration to enable sponsorship of migrant workers. Therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.