Two Lecturer (Assistant Professor) Positions at the University of Kent

by smarr, Sept. 24, 2021

We are seeking to appoint two Lecturers in Computing at our Canterbury campus, University of Kent.

We are seeking to appoint two Lecturers in Computing at our Canterbury campus, University of Kent.

Job description / Additional Information / Please apply at
https://jobs.kent.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=CEMS-034-21-R-R

Closing date for applications: 21 October 2021

We invite applications from candidates with research interests that can complement or enhance the School’s existing research strengths. This spans a broad range of computer science and is organized into 4 large and active research groups:

• Programming Languages and Systems

• Cyber security 

• Computational intelligence 

• Data Science 

The School of Computing [1] is a welcoming, supportive, and diverse environment whose commitment to gender equality has been recognised with a Bronze Athena SWAN [2] award. We are keen to enhance the balanced, inclusive and diverse nature of the community within our School and would particularly encourage female candidates to apply for these posts.

We are committed to delivering high quality research and education. The School’s five broad research areas are Programming Languages and Systems; Computer Security; Computational Intelligence; and Data Science. Full details can be found at: https://www.kent.ac.uk/computing/research.

The School of Computing is based in Canterbury, and the University of Kent has specialist postgraduate centres in Brussels and Paris. Overlooking the city centre, and with 125 nationalities represented, the Canterbury campus has a very cosmopolitan feel. Canterbury is a small city that retains parts of its medieval walls (with Roman foundations). Famous for its heritage (Canterbury Cathedral; Chaucer’s Tales; etc), Canterbury is a vibrant community and UNESCO World Heritage site whose culture and leisure facilities are enhanced by hosting three universities. The city and surrounding region combines an attractive and affordable environment, excellent schools, and fast transport links to London and mainland Europe.

Links:
[1] https://cs.kent.ac.uk/
[2] http://www.ecu.ac.uk/equality-charters/athena-swan/