This position is in the area of Solid Mechanics. The incumbent will be required to teachundergraduate courses, conduct practicals, and carry out administrative duties within theDiscipline. S/he will also be required to conduct research and supervise undergraduate andpostgraduate research projects in the field of strength of materials, design and associatedareas of Mechanical Engineering.The incumbent will report to the Academic Leader: Mechanical Engineering.
Responsibilities + Skills
A proven record of sourcing research fundingManagement and leadership experience in an academic or research environmentDeveloped a network of research collaborations nationally and/or internationally
A PhD in an appropriate areaTeaching experience in a tertiary institutionA recognized leader in the field of solid mechanics with extensive experience in the