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Vacancy – Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Lincoln College intends to elect a fellow to study and tutor Engineering Science (Mechanical Engineering) from 1 September 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful applicant will also be offered a university lecturership in the Department of Engineering Science (OX1 3PJ) under arrangements described in the Job Description. The salary will be on a scale currently from £50,300-£67,541 per annum plus additional benefits as indicated in the Job Description. The appointment will be initially for five years at which point, upon completion of a successful review, the post-holder will be eligible for reappointment to the retiring age.

The successful candidate will have a doctorate in the field of Mechanical and Materials engineering or a cognate discipline, a proven record of high-quality research at international level, significant future research potential, and the ability to attract external funding and develop an independent programme of research. They will have the ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and have excellent interpersonal skills for undertaking tutorial teaching. Undergraduate teaching may include lectures and practical classes as well as the supervision of design and project work.

A job description, containing full details of the application procedure and duties, may be obtained HERE. The job ref is: DF22LIN/162632. Please quote this in all correspondence.  The closing date for applications is 12:00 noon on Monday 15 May and interviews are expected to take place during week commencing 3 or 10 July.

Candidates who wish to speak to someone informally about the College post may contact the Senior Tutor, Dr Lydia Matthews,

For queries about the post that are not answered in the job description, please contact the department on or telephone: +44 (0) 1865 273003.

Applications may be submitted HERE.