Reader (Software Security)

Egham, Surrey
£51,283 to £59,084 per annum - including London Allowance
17 May 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Reader in the Information Security Group at Royal Holloway, University of London

Applications are invited from academics whose interests are related to, or complement, current strengths of the ISG. We are particularly interested in applicants who will be able to help drive forward research related to Software & Systems security, and especially within the context of a Systems Security laboratory, Critical National Infrastructure and the Internet of Things. Within this research area, there is an opportunity to strengthen and lead, an ISG research community, involving students, staff and visiting researchers.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in a relevant subject or equivalent, be enthusiastic and self-motivated, and have a strong and relevant research publication record. Applicants should be able to demonstrate an enthusiasm for teaching and communicating with diverse audiences, as well as show an awareness of contemporary issues relating to cyber security.

This is a full time and permanent post, with an intended start date of 1st September, 2018, although an earlier or slightly later start may be possible. This post is based in Egham, Surrey, where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance of London.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Peter Komisarczuk on

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at:

Please quote the reference: 0518-196

Closing Date: Midnight, 22nd June 2018

Interview Date: To be confirmed