Lecturer or Associate Professor in Computer Science

Leeds, United Kingdom
£41,526 to £59,135 p.a.
Dec 10, 2019
End of advertisement period
Jan 05, 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an academic with a proven ability to carry out teaching and research in Computer Science or related topics? Do you have an excellent research record and proven success or potential for obtaining funding? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a research-intensive Russell Group University?

The School of Computing has an ambitious research programme in Algorithms and Complexity that is delivering world-class graduates, and strengthening the School’s internationally leading research base in the field. 

We are seeking an outstanding candidate with a track record of excellence that aligns with the School’s Algorithms and Complexity Research Theme, and in particular that has research expertise at the interface of Discrete Mathematics and algorithmic aspects of Theoretical Computer Science. 

You will work closely with other staff in the theme. As Lecturer, you will carry out research, teaching and management within the school, faculty and university and contribute to academic leadership in the field of Computer Science. For appointments at Associate Professor Level, you must also be able to demonstrate international standing in your field, a track record of successful and substantive grant applications, the capacity to deliver an outstanding student experience and an ability to undertake successful academic leadership.

Holding a PhD in Computer Science or a related discipline, you will have demonstrable research expertise in an area relevant to the post, as listed above, and a proven record of teaching in a University environment, with an enthusiastic approach to teaching computer science.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Prof. Kristina Vuškovic, Leader of Algorithms and Complexity Research Theme 

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 5443 or email: 

Further information

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Location:     Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:     Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences
School/Institute:     School of Computing
Category:     Academic
Grade:     Grade 8 to Grade 9
Salary:     £41,526 to £59,135 p.a.
Post Type:     Full Time
Contract Type:     Ongoing
Release Date:     Friday 06 December 2019
Closing Date:     Sunday 05 January 2020
Downloads:     Candidate Brief