Assistant Professor - Aerospace Engineering

School/Institution:University of Nottingham, United Kingdom, Nottingham

Discipline: Aerospace Engineering

Employment Type:Full-time


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Assistant Professor In Materials Engineering/Aerospace Materials


Reference ENG245521

Job Type Teaching

Department Mechanical Materials & Manuf Eng

Salary £40322 to £49553 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

The University of Nottingham seeks applications for a full-time Assistant Professor in Materials Engineering/Aerospace Materials to contribute to teaching on our undergraduate taught programs in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering and Product Design and Manufacture. This role is offered as teaching and learning (T&L) only.

This post is offered at Level 5 as it is expected that the successful candidate will have expertise in materials Engineering that is applicable to aerospace applications.  Applications are particularly welcome from individuals with experience of teaching and/or industrial practice in this area.

The role holder will take responsibility for delivering high quality teaching in one or more of our undergraduate materials engineering design and manufacture modules, and will contribute to the planning, design, development and delivery of materials for undergraduate programmes in the Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering.

The role will include the development of course curricula and teaching materials as required.

The post holder may also make a significant contribution to the Department/Faculty via leadership and/or administrative management and/or co-ordination of specific initiatives.

This is a full time, permanent position. Job share arrangements may be considered.

Please direct informal enquiries to Prof. Ian Ashcroft (Head of Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering) (

Please note that applications sent directly to these email addresses will not be accepted.

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Title: Assistant Professor in Materials Engineering/Aerospace Materials (T&L)

Employer: University of Nottingham

Job location: University Park, NG7 2RD Nottingham

Job types: Assistant / Associate Professor

Fields: Materials Engineering,   Aerospace Engineering,   Manufacturing Engineering,   Mechanical Engineering,   Product Design

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