[ES_JOBS_NET] 4 Lectureships in climate change/environment at Imperial College London
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Lecturer in Climate Change and the Environment (4 posts)
Department/Division/Faculty Grantham Institute, Faculty of Natural
*Salary Range: £46,970 to £52,350 per annum*
*Campus: South Kensington Campus*
The Grantham Institute is seeking applications for four lectureships,
starting in the 2017-18 academic year.
The positions are open to those working at key disciplinary interfaces
relating to the understanding of, and responses to, climate and
environmental change, within the broad fields of Engineering, Science,
Medicine and Business. We also welcome applications from those with
expertise in energy modelling and integrated assessment models. During
the initial three-years, the lectureships will be based at the Grantham
Institute before formally transferring to an appropriate academic
Department at Imperial.
Appointees will be expected to broaden the College’s research
capabilities, complementing our existing strengths. They will build on a
successful programme of engagement and development at the Institute,
working to inform decision-making in business and policy, and drive
forward research and collaborations across the areas of climate and
These lectureships represent a significant investment in climate change
and environment research by the Institute, and aligns with the College’s
strategy for investment in multidisciplinary research around four
interconnected global challenges: Discovery and the natural world;
Engineering novel solutions; Health and well-being; and Leading the data
revolution. Further details can be found in theCollege Strategy
The successful candidates will have a good honours degree and a
doctorate that demonstrate their effectiveness at working at a
disciplinary interface of the climate change/environment debate. They
will also be expected to demonstrate a strong research record, including
a growing international reputation for research and innovation in an
area of climate or environmental activity within the College’s remit,
which is commensurate with their career stage. The successful candidates
will have a broad knowledge of global climate and environmental issues
and an awareness of relevant government and business interests,
preferentially having provided advice on such areas to stakeholders in
government and business.Evidence of attracting research funding and/or
bids for other financial support, or an equivalent measure of impact,
together with experience of planning and undertaking effective
collaboration with external partners, are also essential.
The successful candidates will have excellent interpersonal, verbal and
written communication skills, with the ability to convey ideas and
concepts clearly and effectively to a range of audiences through a
variety of methods and media.They will also have experience of teaching
excellence undergraduate and/or postgraduate level, and be able to
demonstrate strong leadership potential.
For informal discussions about these positions, please contact the
Co-Directors of the Grantham Institute (Professors’ Jo
Haigh,j.haigh at imperial.ac.uk <mailto:j.haigh at imperial.ac.uk>; or Martin
Siegert,m.siegert at imperial.ac.uk <mailto:m.siegert at imperial.ac.uk>).
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/The College is a proud signatory to the San-Francisco Declaration on
Research Assessment (DORA), which means that in hiring and promotion
decisions, we evaluate applicants on the quality of their work, not the
journal impact factor where it is published. For more information, see
*21 September 2017 (Midnight BST)*
How To Apply
Applications should be made by submitting the completedLecturer
(Clinical and Non-Clinical
along with your full CV, to be sent via email to Ms Angela Kehoe,Senior
HR Manager,*Telephone: +44 (0)*207 594 5653*,
e-mail:***a.kehoe at imperial.ac.uk <mailto:a.kehoe at imperial.ac.uk>,quoting
reference number NS2017130NT.
Please note that CVs should only be submitted for Academic posts and
must be accompanied by an application form.
_Lecturers and Senior Lecturers (Clinical and Non-clinical) application
Should you have any queries please contact: Ms Gosia Gayer (Institute
Administrator) on 020 7594 9666
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