Job offer in england Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Intelligent Transport Systems at Coventry University
Working in the School of Mechanical, Aerospace & Automotive Engineering, you will be committed to contributing to our continued success in delivery of engineering programmes. You will join a School with high levels of teaching quality and student satisfaction (ranked by the Guardian University Guide in the country’s top two for our courses in Mechanical Engineering).
This post is split into 0.6 FTE Research and 0.4 FTE Teaching. Your interests should align with any area in resilience of autonomous systems, predictive modelling, multi-hypothesis optimisation, safety and security, and embedded systems design.
The successful candidate will be able to contribute to the delivery of topics relating to automotive disciplines with a particular emphasis on resilience, optimisation, sensing and autonomy. You will need to share our passion for delivering a positive student experience that puts excellence in teaching and learning at the heart of everything we do and will be able to demonstrate significant knowledge in your area of specialisation and support the school’s research culture. You must be willing to work flexibly and promote and support international partnerships, as well as potentially deliver teaching onsite at one of our international partners.
The position is open to candidates who wish to focus on teaching practice, development and management. Successful candidates will be part of the Future Transport and Cities Institute (FTC). As such you will actively contribute to research groups or communities of practice internally and/or externally, assisting with bids and tenders for external projects or contracts. You will also disseminate research outputs and develop external networks nationally and/or internationally.
Experience of working on applied research projects or contracts, as well as participation in professional practice/consultancy will be advantageous.
The candidate should be qualified to PhD level in a relevant subject. Alternatively, candidates with relevant industrial experience to an equivalent level are also encouraged to apply.
Closing Date: 12th October 2018
Interview Date: 24th October 2018