Lecturer in Electronic Systems

Employer: University of Kent
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£34,189 - £48,677 pa
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The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Electronic Systems to undertake research and participate in the administration and delivery of taught and research-based engineering programmes.

The successful candidate will have outstanding research background, in at least one of the fields of Communications, Instrumentation and Control or Intelligent Interactions, corresponding to the School’s active research groups, demonstrated by a clear record of high-quality publications and other research outputs. 

As Lecturer in Electronic Systems you will:

  • Convene and teach modules (particularly in engineering) at undergraduate and postgraduate levels as commensurate with the experience and interests of the post holder;
  • Undertake such other teaching or teaching-related activities which are from time to time required (for example, providing pastoral care for students);
  • Contribute to and enhance the research activities in engineering;
  • Develop individual research and innovation activities in line with the research strategy and expectations of the School, including the active pursuit of external funding to support these activities;                                                                            

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • A PhD or equivalent in one of the relevant subject areas or other evidence of delivering research of a high quality, commensurate with a research-intensive institution
  • A significant knowledge of theoretical and practical aspects of relevant areas such as electronics design, digital systems, embedded systems, computer interfacing and digital signal processing
  • The ability to communicate effectively and enthusiastically both verbally and in writing
  • Commitment to enhancing the development of programmes and teaching in the School

The School of Engineering & Digital Arts is part of the Faculty of Sciences and prides itself on offering excellent teaching in an environment which is also supporting world-class research in the subject areas in which we teach. We have an excellent track record of achievement in teaching, in research, and in enterprise-led activity, and we maintain strong working contacts with academic and industrial organisations within the UK, in Europe, and worldwide.

Start date for applications: Tuesday 4 December 2018

Closing date for applications: Thursday 10 January 2019

Interviews are to be held: Thursday 7 February 2019

For further information and to apply please visit our website Here.

Please note - applications must be made via the University’s online application system. You will be required to fill in the main details section of the application form as well as upload your CV and a cover letter. Your cover letter should clearly and explicitly address the requirements of the Person Specification and you should provide clear evidence and examples in your application which back-up any assertions you make in relation to each criterion. We recommend a maximum of 4 x A4 sides for this document.

CVs or details sent directly to the School or via email cannot be considered.

If you are invited for an interview, we will request references for you at that stage.

No agencies, thank you.