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Job titleGraduate Teaching Assistant ~ Chemical Engineering – REQ6048 Job referenceREQ6048 Date posted20/07/2021 Application closing date03/08/2021 LocationLondon Salary£27,237 – £30,198 pro rata, per annum, includes London weighting. Job category/typeTechnician Attachments Job description

As part of an on-going programme of investment and development, the School of Engineering, London South Bank University is seeking to appoint one new fixed term Graduate Teaching Assistant from September 2020 to July 2021in the Division of Chemical and Energy Engineering.
You should share our passion for high quality research-led teaching and be able to contribute to a range of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in Chemical Engineering.

Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) in Chemical Engineering

We are particularly interested in recruiting a GTA with interest in:

  • Software and computational systems (e.g. HYSYS)
  • Sustainable systems – such as energy storage and energy harvesting
  • Catalysis (reaction design, kinetics)
  • The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the teaching and administrative aspects of the Division and develop an internationally recognised, externally funded interdisciplinary research programme in their area of specialist research. We are seeking candidates who complement our current research programme and who are able to integrate across existing areas of expertise. Current areas of research interest are listed in detail

    About You

    You will join our lively and dynamic School which is internationally-recognised for its research and teaching. You will have an excellent academic research record, including peer-reviewed publications, be full of creative ideas and willing to work in a dynamic team.

    You will hold (or be expecting to complete) a PhD in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science or closely related subject.

    You should have a demonstrable track record of high-quality research or technology development. Experience and/or qualifications in teaching are a significant advantage. Excellent interpersonal skills will be necessary to liaise with work colleagues and academic partners as well as supervising researchers and students.

    For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Asa Barber, Head of School, Email: [email protected]

    More information on the Division of Chemical and Energy Engineering can be found here:

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    Please Note: The Job Reference number for this post is REQ6048


    Employment Visa: Under the UK Governments PSB scheme this role does not the criteria to be sponsored by LSBU for a Skilled Worker Route (SWR) application.

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    During the unprecedented situation of Corona Virus (COVID-19), we want to provide some assurance that where possible we are continuing with recruitment to our vacancies and look forward to you applying. Emails will be used to correspond with applicants, please ensure that you use an email account that you regularly monitor. We have provisions to conduct interviews remotely and will direct you to the relevant video interviewing system via email.

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