Lecturer in Transport Studies
University College London - UCL
Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering
£42,304 to £49,904 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
Duties and Responsibilities
The Centre for Transport studies is part of the Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering (CEGE) at UCL and is renowned for its commitment to excellence in research, and for its creative and innovative approach to engineering education.
The appointee will undertake research of international standing in transport studies, with a focus on the modelling and analysis of transport systems, their operation, management and planning, exploring various ways in which the increasing capability of communication and digital technologies can be harnessed to provide for the needs of those who travel and other members of the public. They will undertake undergraduate and postgraduate teaching within the department in the areas of quantitative analysis and modelling, both through existing courses and by assisting with new course development, including where appropriate the coordination of course modules.
This appointment is for an established position, subject to probation, with start date 1 January 2018.
The appointee will have a doctorate or other postgraduate research experience in transport studies or a related topic that, together with their research record, establishes their analytical and quantitative capabilities. They will have demonstrated research experience and a record of research publications (or a plan for suitable publications leading up to the next Research Excellence Framework assessment exercise) at a level that indicates international excellence in the field. The skills required for this post include quantitative and numerate capability as established by a degree in mathematics, statistics, operational research or a similar discipline, and an orientation towards applications in analytical modelling that is relevant to transport systems and their usage.
A job description and person specification can be accessed here:
Job Description and Person Specification <https://filesv7.wcn.co.uk/admin/fairs/apptrack/download.cgi?SID=b3duZXI9NTA0MTE3OCZvd25lcnR5cGU9ZmFpciZkb2NfdHlwZT12YWMmZG9jX2lkPTQ5MTk3NiZ2ZXJpZnk9NjcwNTA4NWMwN2FlMDk4MDIxZTMyODY4MjBiNDIxNjkmcmVxc2lnPTE1MDMwOTY5MTgtNzYwMTJmZWZjMWJmOGE1ZGFkY2EzMmUyZTAzM2ViOTVmZTFkYTRiMg==>
To apply for the vacancy please click on this 'Apply Now<https://filesv7.wcn.co.uk/admin/fairs/apptrack/download.cgi?SID=b3duZXI9NTA0MTE3OCZvd25lcnR5cGU9ZmFpciZkb2NfdHlwZT12YWMmZG9jX2lkPTQ5MTk3NiZ2ZXJpZnk9NjcwNTA4NWMwN2FlMDk4MDIxZTMyODY4MjBiNDIxNjkmcmVxc2lnPTE1MDMwOTY5MTgtNzYwMTJmZWZjMWJmOGE1ZGFkY2EzMmUyZTAzM2ViOTVmZTFkYTRiMg==>' button.
If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Professor BG Heydecker ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>)
UCL Taking Action for Equality
Closing Date: 8 Sep 2017
Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59
Interview date: 10 October
Our department is working towards an Athena SWAN award. We are committed to addressing gender equality within our department.
This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Academic Staff.
Please use these links to find out more about the UCL Terms and Conditions<http://www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/salary_scales/academic_tcs.php> related to this job, employee benefits<http://www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/benefits/employee_benefits.php> that we offer and further information about UCL<http://www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/docs/download_forms/recruitment_selection_N.doc>.
* Apply Now<https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?SID=b3duZXI9NTA0MTE3OCZvd25lcnR5cGU9ZmFpciZqY29kZT0xNjYzMTAyJnBvc3RpbmdfY29kZT0yMjQmYnJhbmRfaWQ9MCZhcHBseV9ub3c9MSZhcHBseV91cmw9L3NhZi9sb2dpbi5jZ2k=>
Professor of Transport Studies
Centre for Transport Studies
London WC1E 6BT
020 7679 1553
[log in to unmask]