The Division of Mechanical Engineering and Design within the School of Engineering is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Assistant Professor to conduct research and teach in anthroengineering. (https://doi.org/10.1098/rsfs.2020.0056).
The School of Engineering, ranked 25th nationally in terms of research, has ambitious plans of grow and expand in the area of anthroengineering through, for example, the creation of dedicated lab spaces and the establishment of the world’s first MSc in Anthroengineering. The candidate is expected to start in time to aid in the delivery of this new MSc (Sept 2022).
The post holder should exhibit significant potential in and evidence of conducting transdisciplinary research combining the fields of anthropology and engineering. They will focus on anthroengineering and contribute to research, teaching, and administration within both the school and division.
Examples of anthroengineering include:
Expertise and experience in one or more of the following areas is beneficial but not essential.
The appointee will be expected to:
(a) carry out core activities in three areas: learning and teaching; research, knowledge transfer and professional impact; and administration, management, leadership and citizenship; and
(b) achieve higher-level achievements in research with potential for national and internationally leading impact.
London South Bank University is committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment. We particularly welcome applicants that will increase diversity within the School of Engineering.
For further information or questions about the job posting, please contact: Michael Berthaume, Senior Lecturer, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Details about the role and How to apply:
Permanent, Full Time role
To apply, applicants must upload a copy of their CV and a Cover Letter outlining how you meet the person specification and LSBU Values. The Cover Letter should be no more than 2 pages.
Interview and assessment process:
Closing date: Friday 28th January, 2021
Interviews will be held shortly after the closing date.
Full information on duties, responsibilities and criteria can be found in the Job Description.
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Please Note: The Job Reference number for this post is REQ6708
Employment Visa: Under the UK Governments PSB scheme this role does meet the criteria to be sponsored by LSBU for a Skilled Worker Route (SWR) application.
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