Lecturer in Flight Dynamics and Control

University of Salford
December 30, 2022
Offerd Salary:£43,414 - £51,805
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Opportunity ID


Opportunity Closing Date

30/12/2022, 23:55

Primary Location

Salford - Peel Park Campus

School or Business Unit

School of Science, Engineering & Environment

Contract Type

Full Time Permanent


£43,414 - £51,805


Once at the centre of Britain's Industrial Revolution, the University of Salford is now at the heart of 21st century creativity and learning, harnessing the skills, imagination and enthusiasm of our staff and students to work in partnership with large and small enterprises across the public, private and charitable sectors to change people and communities and deliver lasting economic and social benefit.

This post will lie within the Engineering Subject area, and the appointee will be primarily responsible for supporting the Flight Dynamics and Control within the Aeronautical Engineering area.

The post holder will be expected to:

  • nurture scientific rigour and creativity in the analysis of Flight Dynamics and the design of Flight Control Systems
  • integrate the areas of flight dynamics and control into autopilot design
  • develop programmes which integrate flight dynamics and control in to the aircraft design process;
  • display design and technology research skills in the area of aircraft or drones;
  • develop post graduate material in flight dynamics and control
  • The School of Science, Engineering and Environment (SEE) is home to a diverse, global community of over 4000 undergraduate, postgraduate and research students supported by over 300 colleagues, and a hub of discovery and innovation.

    It was formed in 2018 from the unification of three smaller Schools to provide opportunities for interdisciplinary working across its broad academic offer, concentrating around the built and natural environments.

    Our multidisciplinary approach is designed to shape the next generation of scientists, engineers, urbanists, and climate leaders.

    We are working to nurture an inspirational, inclusive learning and working environment, celebrating the diversity of our University community. At Salford you'll be encouraged to innovate, be courageous and unstoppable, to ensure we're all working to a shared goal of delivering a great experience for our students and wider community.

    What's in it for you?

    Competitive salary - and excellent pension scheme.

    Generous annual leave - plus the ability to buy additional holiday days

    Flexible, agile and hybrid working - we support a culture of both flexible and agile working subject to business requirements

    Professional development - a comprehensive package of personal development opportunities to help you achieve your full potential

    Wellbeing support - dedicated services and facilities to support your mental and physical health, ranging from an Employee Assistance Programme and counselling to sports and fitness facilities, including discounted gym memberships.

    Greater Manchester - Live and work in one of the most vibrant regions in the UK, a hot spot of digital innovation, excellent schools and colleagues, and with affordable city, suburban and rural living options to suit a wide range of lifestyle choices.

    However you identify, whatever your pathway has been to get here, come and join us at the University of Salford where we are all proud to belong

    If you have any questions about this role please get in touch with Daniel Kite on the HR Resourcing team.


    JDPS - Lecturer in Flight Dynamics and Control - Opp. 354.pdf – 141KB

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