Research Associate/Senior Research Associate in Functional Programming

Bristol, United Kingdom
£33,797 - £42,797
Nov 09, 2019
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Nov 25, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Division/School Faculty of Engineering
Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary £33,797 - £42,797
Closing date for applications 25-Nov-2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to contribute to an EPSRC-funded project, which aims to design programming languages that guarantee strong properties, and the application of them.

The post holder will be based in the programing languages group at the University of Bristol Computer Science Department, which consists of three academics, two PDRAs, and a number of PhD students. You will also be working with a network of partners from Oxford, Edinburgh, Tohoku Japan, Chalmers Sweden, and and industrial partner DFINITY Foundations providing expertise on WebAssembly.

You should have a PhD in programming languages, or a closely related field.

This post is available immediately and is offered on a full-time based for an initial term of three years. Appointment at a higher salary point than grade I is possible based on relevant experience.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr. Meng Wang (

We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.

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