The School of Engineering seeks to appoint the Regius Chair of Engineering. The Regius Chair of Engineering is a Royal Professorship in Engineering, established since 1868 in the University of Edinburgh. The Chair is attached to the University's College of Science and Engineering, based at the King's Buildings in Edinburgh. Appointment to the Regius Chair is by Royal Warrant from the British monarch, on the recommendation of Scotland's First Minister. The appointee will be based in one of the School of Engineering’s seven Research Institutes and four Teaching Disciplines. The successful candidate will have a distinguished track record in Engineering, intellectual vision and strategic focus in research and education.
The post is full-time and open-ended and the salary is on the Professorial scale.