Lecturer in Engineering Management

University of Leicester


About the role
We are seeking a motivated and talented Lecturer in Engineering Management to undertake research and participate in the delivery of our education programme in the School of Engineering. The School of Engineering has a welcoming and inclusive environment undertaking high standard interdisciplinary teaching and research in areas of Aerospace, Bioengineering, Digital Manufacturing, Engineering Management, Green Energy & Transport Systems, Mechanics of Materials and Thermofluids.
This post will specifically strengthen our teaching and research in the areas of engineering management and engineering business environment. The successful candidate will be expected to lead the design and delivery of modules related to lean engineering, project management, quality management, and systems engineering. They will also be contributing to one of more research areas by generating high quality research or enterprise outputs and actively pursue external funding. This post is integral to our commitment, through our teaching and research activities, to establish a sound independent base for world-changing research and research-inspired education.

About you
We are looking for an enthusiastic educator capable of inspiring interest, curiosity and drive for learning in our students. You will have a real passion for the subject matter and be motivated to provide the very best experience for our students using your expertise and skill to ensure all reach their potential.
We are interested in candidates with a PhD and/or postdoctoral experience in the above-mentioned areas. You should have an established reputation for research, with a high quality publication profile and be able to evidence your potentially fundable research ideas. You must also have excellent networking skills, which you use to seek out opportunities for collaboration and citizenship, both internally and externally.

Additional information

Informal enquiries are welcomed and should be directed to Dr Mukund Janardhanan at [email protected]
Applications for job share will be considered.
The University of Leicester has been changing the world, and changing people’s lives, for 100 years. When you join us, you’ll become part of a community of Citizens of Change , which includes not only our staff and our current students but also thousands of Leicester graduates around the world.
As a diverse and forward-thinking employer, we embed the principles of equality, diversity and inclusion into everything we do. That includes not just our core missions of teaching and research, but also our support for staff, students and our local community through our values of Inspiring, Impactful and Inclusive.
We’re committed to the wellbeing of all our staff and to the sustainability of our environment, on our campus and beyond. We offer a competitive salary package, excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance, along with opportunities to develop your career in a supportive and collaborative environment.

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