Assistant / Associate Professor of Aerospace Design

University of Nottingham

United Kingdom

Assistant/Associate Professor in Aerospace Design (Teaching & Learning)

Reference :ENG099620
Closing Date :Tuesday, 21st April 2020
Job Type :Teaching
Department :Mechanical Materials & Manuf Eng
Salary :£36914 to £62727 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience (minimum £52,560 as Associate Professor). Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance

The University of Nottingham seeks applications for an Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Aerospace Design to contribute to teaching on our growing undergraduate taught programmes in Aerospace engineering. This role is offered as Teaching and Learning position only. It is anticipated that this might also appeal to someone moving into academia from industry as well as existing academics with a Teaching & Learning focus.

It is expected that the ideal candidate will have expertise in the area of aerospace design and so applications are particularly welcome from individuals with teaching or industrial experience with the aerospace sector in the area of aerospace design or aircraft systems design.

The role holder will take responsibility for delivering high quality teaching in Aero Group Design module, a flagship level 4 module of the programme, and contributing to the planning, design, development and delivery of materials for undergraduate programmes in the Department.  The role will include the development of course curricula and teaching materials as required.

The post holder may also make a significant contribution to the Department/Faculty via leadership and/or administrative management and/or co-ordination of specific initiatives.

This is a permanent, full-time (36.25 hours per week) post, however job share arrangements may be considered.

Please indicate whether you would prefer to be considered for Assistant Professor or Associate Professor.

Please direct informal enquiries to Prof Ian Ashcroft (Head of Department) ( or Dr Tanvir Hussain (Aerospace Eng Program Director) (

Please note that applications sent directly to these email addresses will not be accepted.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit;

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