Aberdeen University has launched a recruitment campaign to fill 60 academic posts.
The university has launched a global recruitment campaign.
Many of the posts have been newly created and are spread across multiple academic areas, including energy, environment, health, data and artificial intelligence, humanities and law.
The university hopes the drive will bolster its status for research across the globe.
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University principal George Boyne said: “The University of Aberdeen is a world-class research institution.
“Recently we were named the Times and Sunday Times Scottish University of the Year for 2019.
“We were awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education in recognition of our world-leading research into health services and were ranked in the top 160 universities in the world.
“This significant investment in posts is indicative of our ambitions to bring the best and brightest thinkers to Aberdeen to work across disciplines to solve major global research challenges, from energy transition to harnessing the power of AI in healthcare.”