Assistant Professor in Aerospace System Dynamics and Control

University of Nottingham Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Engineering

United Kingdom

Assistant Professor in Aerospace System Dynamics and Control

Closing Date
Monday, 7th December 2020
Job Type
Research & Teaching
Mechanical Materials & Manuf Eng
£36914 to £49553 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

The University of Nottingham seeks applications for an Assistant Professor in Aerospace System Dynamics and Control to contribute to teaching on our growing undergraduate taught programs in Aerospace engineering.  This role is offered as research & teaching where the person appointed would lead relevant research programs complementing and expanding existing capability.

It is expected that the ideal candidate will have expertise in broad areas related to aerospace system dynamics and control, including but not limited to: aircraft design and performance, dynamics and flight control, advanced flight dynamics and advanced control for air and spacecraft.  

The role holder will take responsibility for delivering high quality teaching and contributing to the planning, design, development and delivery of materials for undergraduate programmes in the Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering.   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.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Prof Ian Ashcroft, tel: 0115 84 68447 Or email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

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