Lecturer in Engineering Management

3 days left

Location
City of Bristol
Salary
G - £33,199 - £39,609
Posted
Nov 22, 2018
Closes
Dec 16, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

 

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Engineering Management to join the Department of Engineering Design and Mathematics at UWE Bristol. We are looking for an active and successful person who can work collaboratively across departments and lead the development of our problem-based learning curriculum.  This post will focus on teaching and supporting students on BEng/MEng and other Masters level programmes in a range of engineering programmes including Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering. The successful applicant will contribute to teaching in one or more of the following areas: operations management, project management, design thinking, strategic management, lean engineering, creativity, innovation and/or enterprise. There are opportunities to develop engineering management related research and to work with industry on knowledge exchange projects.  Department of Engineering Design and Mathematics  This is an exciting time for Department of Engineering Design and Mathematics (EDM). In Sept 2020, we will move into our new £45 million purpose built Engineering facility, which will enhance our ability to deliver an innovative and exciting problem-based learning curriculum and strengthen our stakeholder engagement activity regionally, nationally and internationally.  UWE Bristol is also home to Bristol Robotics Laboratory, the leading and largest academic centre for multi-disciplinary robotics research in the UK. It is a collaborative partnership between the University of the West of England (UWE, Bristol) and the University of Bristol, and home to a vibrant community of over 200 academics, researchers and industry practitioners, which lead current thinking in service robotics, intelligent autonomous systems and bio-engineering.  We would consider applications from candidates that wish to work part time.  In addition to progressive pay rates, UWE Bristol offers a wide range of staff benefits including:  • a generous holiday allowance of 35 Days  • up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year in addition;  • flexible working;  • excellent defined benefit pension schemes;  • option to participate in the cycle to work scheme;  • family friendly policies;  • onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus;  This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus where we have invested in the latest facilities and resources to give our students access to everything they need to succeed – with £300m having been spent recently on new state-of-the-art learning spaces and accommodation to enhance our offer even further. Frenchay campus is within close proximity to excellent motorway links and within walking distance of two train stations, making UWE Frenchay Campus the ideal place to work for those wishing to commute to Bristol.  Please see the attached full job description and information for applicants for the role.  If you have any queries or would like an informal discussion, please contact Lisa Brodie on 0117 3282019 or email: Lisa.Brodie@uwe.ac.uk. UWE is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity to create an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who share our ambition to be a university recognised for the success and impact of our practice-oriented programmes; our strong industry networks and our inclusive global outlook.