Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Chemical Engineering: Electrochemical Engineering

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 20 institutions of Higher Education and provides exceptional research, teaching, and living environments. The School of Engineering reflects all of the University’s principal characteristics, with a cosmopolitan academic staff numbering over 115, and with a body of 1,550 undergraduate and 500 postgraduate students from all over the world. We carry out internationally excellent teaching and research, attracting high-calibre students and an excellent level of research funding. We are now investing to strengthen and deepen our coverage of Chemical Engineering, by appointment to: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Chemical Engineering: Electrochemical Engineering

The successful candidate will deliver courses to undergraduate and MSc programmes, and will be internationally prominent in Chemical Engineering research or will demonstrate strong potential to be so. They will initiate, perform and deliver fundamental and applied research in the following key research area:

Electrochemical Engineering with an emphasis on the modelling, design and optimisation of electrochemical processes and systems, such as, for example, fuel cells, batteries, electrolysers and electrodyalisis/reverse-electrodyalisis units, expanding also the strong research collaborations with the School of Chemistry.

The level of appointment to Lecturer or Senior Lecturer will be determined by the selection panel.

The culture of the School of Engineering and the University is open and diverse and we are committed to reflecting that in our appointment process.

For informal discussion, potential candidates are invited to contact the Head of School Prof Hugh McCann at +44 131 650 5566, or HoS.Eng@ed.ac.uk, Director of Discipline of Chemical Engineering, Prof Stefano Brandani at +44 131 651 9030, or S.Brandani@ed.ac.uk, or Prof Vasileios Koutsos, Head of Institute for Materials and Processes at +44 131 650 8704, or vasileios.koutsos@ed.ac.uk

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040804

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

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+44 (0) 131 651 9030