Vacancy: Professor/Reader in Extreme Environments – Northumbria University, Newcastle

Vacancy: Professor/Reader in Extreme Environments

Northumbria University, Newcastle seeks to appoint high calibre individuals at Professorial and Reader level with an excellent international reputation in any of the research areas relevant to the Extreme Environments multidisciplinary research theme. You will be based in the Department of Mathematics & Information Sciences or the Department of Geography as appropriate to your disciplinary strengths. You will drive and enhance the highest quality research, teaching and entrepreneurial activities and actively encourage this amongst colleagues. The Departments have particular strengths in solar physics, computer science, environmental geochemistry & microbiology, mathematics, cold and palaeoenvironments, physics and statistics. Candidates with expertise in any of these research areas are welcome to apply, and we will consider high quality applicants in any fields of research relevant to the Extreme Environments theme.

You must hold a first degree and be qualified to Doctoral level in a relevant discipline and have leading subject expertise and specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice or consultancy. Proven ability to deliver high quality research led teaching within an appropriate field and a publication profile commensurate with the post of Professor/Reader are essential.

For more information about the Extreme Environments theme please visit: www.northumbria.ac.uk/extremeenvironments

This post will close at 12:00 noon on 18 January 2016

For further details and how to apply please go to https://work4.northumbria.ac.uk/hrvacs/eae1522