Lecturer in Aerospace Engineering
Coventry University is significantly investing in research excellence, our teaching and learning strategy and in substantial campus estates development. We were ranked as University in The Year in the Times Higher Education Awards 2015, this is the latest in a long list of accolades that the University has won.
The Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing has a global reputation for teaching and research. In particular, our innovative Activity-led Learning approach is internationally recognised and has shaped the unique culture of our forward-facing Faculty, with its inspirational £55M state-of the art building housing new equipment and facilities. We strive to empower our students through expert education informed by world-class research. We are firmly focused on preparing students for successful careers, in the context of industry’s current and future demands. We are investing in new research centres to develop our expertise and achieve excellence with impact.
The School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering is home to around 2600 students and 200 staff and provides many innovative undergraduate and postgraduate courses such as MSc Aerospace Engineering, BEng Aerospace Technology and BEng Aerospace Systems Engineering.
Due to the continued growth and success of our undergraduate and postgraduate courses we are seeking a permanent, full time lecturer with a background in aerospace engineering, more specifically aerospace systems and avionics.
Applicants should have as a minimum a Masters in Aerospace Engineering or closely related subject. Experience of teaching, module management and supervising student project work would be essential. Experience of leading and /or contributing to managing research projects is advantageous as is industrial experience. The ambition to succeed in a competitive arena is essential. Staff must be willing to work flexibly and promote and support international partnerships.
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