Job offer available in Scotland Assistant Professor Civil Engineering at University of Glasgow

Job Purpose

To deliver teaching on the new degree programme in Civil Engineering offered jointly by University of Glasgow (through UGS) and Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT); to contribute to research of international standard in civil engineering, and to undertake administrative and management tasks associated with University of Glasgow Singapore activities. The preferred areas of expertise are structural engineering or geotechnical engineering, but applications are welcomed from individuals with expertise in any area of civil engineering.

The University of Glasgow Singapore (UGS) is a subsidiary of the University of Glasgow and works in partnership with the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT). Its mission is to:

To deliver in-country undergraduate honours degree programmes to the same high standard as those of University of Glasgow in the UK for a high quality education that equips students for a lifetime career as leaders in industry and commerce.

To provide PhD training in support of industry in Singapore.

To develop research and development collaboration with industry and other organisations in Singapore.

This post is based at the Dover campus of Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) in Singapore with a requirement to visit the UK for induction and development activities as appropriate. Applicants must have an ability to work in Singapore to deliver this role, subject to working and residency permissions.

Standard Terms & Conditions

Assistant Professor Level: The salary will be S$80,000 – S$115,000 per annum.

Enquiries can be directed to the Acting Directors of UGS [Singapore-based] Dr Cindy Goh ( and Dr Fannon Lim ( or to the Professor of Civil Engineering [Glasgow based] Ms Fiona Bradley (

The successful candidate will be employed by UGlasgow Singapore Pte Ltd.

Interviews will take place on 9 and 12 June 2017.

Vacancy reference: E20320, Closing date: 29 May 2017.

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

UGlasgow Singapore Pte Ltd. Wholly owned subsidiary company of the University of Glasgow.