The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 20 institutions of Higher Education. The School of Engineering reflects all of the University’s principal characteristics, with a cosmopolitan academic staff numbering over 100, and with a body of 1,350 undergraduate and 450 postgraduate students drawn from all over the world. We carry out internationally excellent teaching and research, attracting high-calibre students, an excellent level of research funding and attaining leadership of UK engineering in REF2014.
We are now building on our success by appointing to the Chair of Environmental Engineering, with an emphasis on Water Engineering. We have recently appointed two lecturers in this field and have made substantial investments in environmental engineering laboratory infrastructure. Hence the successful Chair candidate will lead a substantial body of research and teaching.
The successful candidate will contribute to the delivery of degree programmes, will have a strong international reputation for research excellence, and will demonstrate the ability to lead related research within the School and to win substantial external research funding.
Salary will be within the Professorial range.
Closing Date: 27-APR-2015 at 5pm GMT