Associate Professor in Engineering Science (Civil Engineering – Structures)
The Department of Engineering Science intends to appoint an Associate Professor in Engineering Science (Structures) from 1 September 2017 or as soon as possible after that. The successful candidate will work at the Department of Engineering Science (Central Oxford) and will be offered a Tutorial Fellowship at Mansfield College under arrangements described in the Job Description. The combined University and College salary will be on a scale currently from £45,562 p.a. plus additional benefits including a housing allowance of £8,352 p.a. and research allowance of £500 p.a. (see Job Description for full details). The post of Associate Professor can be an entry-level permanent academic position, and can also be held by more senior academic staff, some of whom hold the title of Full Professor. An allowance of £2,655 p.a. would be payable upon award of Full Professor title. The appointment will be initially for 5 years at which point, upon completion of a successful review, the postholder will be eligible for reappointment to the retiring age.
This appointment will add further strength to the Department’s internationally-renowned research in Civil Engineering and its applications. The Associate Professor will conduct original research in structures, building a research group within Civil Engineering and/or collaborating with existing teams of academics in the Department who are engaged in Civil Engineering research.