Teaching Fellow in Electrical Power Systems

University of Leeds

United Kingdom


Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your teaching career in a dynamic and growing School within a Russell Group University? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience?  

With enthusiasm for teaching in electrical power systems and power electronics, this is an opportunity for a talented, motivated individual to make an impact on student education in the School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering. The School is one of the leading Electronic and Electrical Engineering schools in the UK with over 100 years’ experience in both teaching and research excellence. We are in the top five in the UK for the quality of our research and we are ranked 8th in the Guardian university league tables (2019) and achieved 97% overall student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2018.

We currently have over 550 students from 60 countries studying with us and we also have around 45 academic staff engaged in teaching and research. We need to recruit an enthusiastic member of teaching staff to help develop and deliver our undergraduate and postgraduate taught modules in electric power systems, electric power distribution, power electronics and power generation by renewable sources.

Your role will involve teaching through lectures, tutorials and laboratories, and setting coursework and examination assessments, and supervising student projects. You will update the learning resources as appropriate and will contribute to ensuring students receive an outstanding educational experience.

You will have technical experience in electrical power systems or power electronics, gained either in industry or within higher education. In addition to demonstrating enthusiastic and effective teaching skills, you will demonstrate excellent team working skills with an ability to work in a cross-cultural team, and possess excellent communication skills.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Mr Roland G Clarke, Director of Student Education

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 2094 or email: r.g.clarke@leeds.ac.uk

Further information

The Faculty of Engineering is proud to have been awarded the Athena Swan Silver Award from the Equality Challenge Unit, the national body that promotes equality in the higher education sector. Our equality and inclusion webpage provides more information.

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