Assistant Professor in Brewing/Beverage Technology
- Closing Date
- Thursday, 7th December 2017
- Job Type
- Research & Teaching
- Food Sciences, School of Biosciences
- £35550 to £47722 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
The University of Nottingham seeks applications for an Assistant Professor in Brewing/Beverage Technology to join our internationally renowned team at the International Centre of Brewing Science (ICBS) at Sutton Bonington Campus. This key academic role will provide expert teaching on our portfolio of Postgraduate Brewing Courses (and related programs in the School of Biosciences) and develop a program of original, collaborative and sustainable research with academics in allied fields. A sound technical knowledge of brewing and its related disciplines is essential, however, different areas of related specialism will be considered for this role. Candidates must demonstrate a clear research vision, which is relevant to research priority areas (e.g. RCUK, Nottingham University’s Beacons ofExcellence) and the needs of the brewing/beverage sector.
The successful applicant will already have established a track record in brewing/beverage research and direct experience of working inthe industry would also be an advantage. They will be able to show evidence of having secured independent research funding and will have identified opportunities for the development of new research projects and collaborations within the School (Food, Nutrition, Plant, Crop, Animal & EnvironmentalSciences) and wider University research framework.
The ICBS is part of the Division of Food Sciences in theSchool of Biosciences, which is internationally recognised as a leader in its field for the provision of both research and teaching. The campus is self-contained on a 16-hectare site located in South Nottinghamshire. A purpose-built Bioenergy & Brewing Science Building was opened in 2011, housing state of the art brewing facilities comprising laboratory, analytical and pilot scale facilities which support the research of a large community of Postgraduate and Post-doctoral scientists as well as the delivery of a range ofspecialist Brewing courses.
This is a full-time permanent position. Job share arrangements may be considered for this post.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to email@example.com tel: 0115 951 6245 Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.
The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.