Assistant/Associate Professor in Aerospace Engineering

University of Nottingham

United Kingdom

Assistant/Associate Professor in Aerospace Engineering (Research & Teaching)

Closing Date
Monday, 21st June 2021
Job Type
Research & Teaching
Mechanical Materials & Manuf Eng
£36914 to £62727 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 a full-time Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Aerospace Engineering.  This role is offered as research & teaching where the person appointed would lead relevant research programs complementing and expanding existing capability.

Applications are welcome from individuals with teaching/research experience in any related areas of aerospace engineering.  Applications are particularly welcome from individuals with academic research and teaching or industrial experience within the aerospace sector in the area of aerospace design and/or aerospace systems design. 

The role holder will take responsibility for delivering high quality teaching and will contribute to the planning, design, development and delivery of materials on our growing undergraduate taught programmes in aerospace 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 their academic unit via leadership and/or administrative management and/or co-ordination of specific initiatives.

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

This is a full time, permanent position. Job share arrangements may be considered. 

Please direct informal enquiries to Prof Ian Ashcroft (Head of department) ( or Dr Mark Jabbal (Aerospace Engineering programme 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, see our Moving to Nottingham pages.

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