A position as Associate Senior Lecturer is a fixed-term merit-rated appointment of at least four and at no more than six years in accordance with the Higher Education Ordinance, Chapter 4, Section 12a.
The purpose of the employment is that the teacher shall be given the opportunity to develop his or her autonomy as a researcher and to become qualified both academically and pedagogically to fulfil the requirements for appointment as a Senior Lecturer.
The Future Energy Center is one of Sweden's strongest environments in process optimization targeting the process industry and the energy sector. We develop innovative solutions and tools within the areas of energy, building and environmental engineering. The Future Energy Center has good relationships with both companies and recognized national and international centers, including several Chinese universities. The profile comprises nine professors, a further fifteen senior researchers and more than thirty graduate students.
Within the Future Energy Center we offer under-graduate education within the areas of energy, environmental and building engineering. We also offers studies at post-graduate level in Energy and Environmental engineering.
As an assistant senior lecturer at Future Energy Center you will be part of research, teaching as well as collaboration with our industrial partners. Your research will be focused on one or several of the areas within renewable energy, biomass, bioenergy, environmental engineering, waste water treatment, energy efficiency, emissions mitigation, simulation and optimization for future industrial applications. You will work in collaboration with other researchers both internally and externally as well as submitting and reviewing application for future funding.
The position is temporary (6 years) but will be transformed to a permanent position if the following requirements are fulfilled at the end of the employment period:
The qualification requirements for appointment as an Associate Senior Lecturer are primarily a degree of Doctor, or equivalent academic skills, no more than five years before the closing date for application for the post of Associate Senior Lecturer has expired.
A person who has a degree of Doctor, or has previously acquired equivalent skills may, however, be considered if there are particular reasons for this. Such particular reasons may leave of absence on account of illness, parental leave or other similar circumstances.
The applicant is required to have a research profile relevant to the field of energy and/or environmental engineering within the topics included in the Future Energy Center.