Research Associate Job Opportunities

ACSE has 28 academic staff, 43 research staff, 29 professional and support staff and nearly 400 taught and research students. We are a world-leading research department, as evidenced by the results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF2014) exercise - out of 62 UK institutions specialising in multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary engineering, the Department was ranked:

  • First for quality of research publications, with 98.5% of our publications assessed as either world-leading (41%) or internationally excellent in terms of their originality, significance and rigour;
  • Third for overall research quality with 96% of our research being assessed as world-leading (44%) or internationally excellent.

We have a vibrant culture that supports collaborative research, and a strong programme of training and development for our researchers, from postgraduate research students to our research leaders. Our high quality physical infrastructure facilitates excellent research, spanning all aspects of Systems and Control Engineering.

Previously, we have advertised Research Associate posts such as:

RA in Robot Reliability and Safety
RA in Intelligent Automation and Informed Products
RA in Human Robot Interaction
RA in Manufacturing Data Analytics – EPSRC Future Manufacturing Hub in Metrology
RA in the Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre for Applied Data Modelling and Equipment Health Monitoring
RA in Multiscale Modelling
RA in Autonomous Manufacturing Systems
RA in Control and Power Systems