Lecturer in Electronic & Electrical Engineering

Updated: 18 days ago
Location: London, ENGLAND
Deadline: 01 Sep 2017

UCL Department / Division
Electronic & Electrical Engineering
Full Time
(inclusive of London allowance)
Grade 7: £37,936 - £41,163, Grade 8: £42,304 - £49,904 per annum
Duties and Responsibilities

The Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering at UCL is recognised as one of the leading

Departments for research in its subject area, worldwide, as well as having an extensive teaching

programme at both undergraduate (BEng and MEng) and Masters level. Further information about

the Department can be found at www.ee.ucl.ac.uk

We are looking to make three appointments at Lecturer level and we are seeking candidates with

research experience in:

1. Optical Communications - spanning all areas from optical networks design, through to high-speed

digital transmission and advanced optical sub-systems/devices, to join the Optical Networks Group.

Areas we would like to expand include experimental aspects of future, optical fibre transmissions

systems for long-haul and access applications, intelligent optical network architectures, nonlinear

optics, information theory and machine learning for all aspects of optical communications.


2. RF/Microwave Electronics, radar systems, antennas, microelectronics design, RF Sensors or

control engineering, to join the Sensors, Systems and Circuits Group. A personal vision and

commitment to grow interdisciplinary research activity as required to support the groups ambitions

to work across disciplines in areas related to Security, RF Sensing, Healthcare, the Environment and

Robotics is particularly important for this role.

The posts are full time, open ended positions and we expect the successful candidates to take up

position from 1st January 2018.

Key Requirements

Applicants are required to have a PhD or equivalent qualification in a related discipline as well as

having carried out at least one period of successful postdoctoral research in a leading academic or

industrial group and/ or have been awarded an independent research fellowship.

It's desirable that applicants have experience of working in or collaborating with the Electronic &

Electrical Engineering industry. For appointment at Grade 8, applicants should have a strong track

record of attracting funding to support their research programme at the highest international level

and a record of successful supervision and management of active research staff.

Further Details

Applications should be made by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button below.

A copy of the job description can also be downloaded from below.

Informal enquiries regarding the post can be made to Professor Sarah Spurgeon on


For any questions regarding the application process, please contact Vicky Coombes on


UCL Taking Action for Equality
Closing Date
1 Sep 2017
Latest time for the submission of applications
Interview date
Our department is working towards an Athena SWAN award. We are committed to addressing gender equality within our department.
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