Lecturer in Energy



Interview Date: TBC

The UCL Department of Civil, Environmental  Geomatic Engineering (CEGE) is renowned for its commitment to excellence in research and teaching, and for its innovative approach to educating Civil Engineering students through a combination of project-led learning and technical understanding. Energy is a critical infrastructure service on which other infrastructures depend, and therefore is crucial to healthy and flourishing societies. Energy generation, distribution and storage is a multi-faceted and speedily evolving research domain with the potential for significant contributions toward the NetZero Carbon Agenda.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Energy to join a multi-disciplinary team that focuses on means to address the NetZero Carbon Agenda while guaranteeing a safe operation of infrastructure. We are looking for an inspirational and dynamic individual who will conduct research in any area related to Energy and will be able to develop, teach and co-ordinate the Integrated Design Project (IDP). Relevant areas of expertise are energy generation, gas phase diagnostics and energy usage in all life-cycle phases of the built environment. Of particular interest are issues pertaining energy but affecting safety, such as indoor air quality, fire safety or security.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about engineering design and able to communicate this to our students and staff. We would also expect the post-holder to maintain and extend extensive links with industrial partners.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant field of Engineering or related field, or equivalent experience, experience in Engineering Design, and experience of working on multi-disciplinary engineering projects. Knowledge of the energy field (energy management, combustion, heat transfer, etc.), knowledge of gas phase diagnostic methods, and demonstrated excellence in research, evidenced by a record of publications and research awards, are also essential. Experience with novel engineering technologies, registration as a Chartered Engineer (or equivalent), and international experience, would be an advantage.

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click here.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Duncan McAllister (duncan.mcallister@ucl.ac.uk).

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