We are seeking an excellent academic to join our staff as an Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Chemistry.
The person appointed will have a proven record of teaching, research and publication, appropriate to career stage. He/she will be expected to make a strong contribution to the teaching programme of the Department and undertake teaching duties on the Department’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes as well as the supervision of Master’s and PhD students.
The appointee will be expected to build a strong research profile, that supports the University’s research strategy including affiliating to the Research Institutes, where appropriate, and working with colleagues on national and international research. The appointee will be expected to sustain and conduct research, engage in scholarship of quality and substance and generate publications of international standard.
The Department of Chemistry is seeking candidates with the potential to build on the research strengths of the Department in the areas of Sustainable Chemistry/Renewable Energy Chemistry. Areas of Sustainable Chemistry/Renewable Energy Chemistry the Department would be particularly interested in would include photovoltaics, fuel cells, batteries, carbon dioxide capture and storage, and renewable resources. The candidate would be also expected to contribute significantly to curricular developments and design new courses so that the principles of sustainable development are promoted in our taught programmes.
Undergraduate and postgraduate teaching duties are assigned by the Head of the Department. The duties will include:
Building a research and scholarly profile is an essential part of an academic career. This will include:
The academic staff members of the University are critical to achieving the strategic objectives of the University, and as such are required to engage in work that serves the collective strategic needs of the University. This may include:
This will include: