Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science (Cyber Security)

University of Lincoln - College of Science - School of Computer Science

Lecturer Salary: £32,004+
Senior Lecturer Salary: £37,075+

The School of Computer Science at the University of Lincoln has scored highly in the recent independent performance measures of UK University computing departments; in the top 20% for overall student satisfaction (NSS 2016), the top 50 for research excellence in its publications (RAE 2014) and approximately 10% above the sector average for graduate employability (DLHE 2014). In the most recently published subject league tables (Sunday Times 2015; Complete University Guide 2016) the School is the highest ranked ‘new’ (post 1992) computer science department in the country.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Cyber Security. You will deliver modules in core computer science and contribute specifically to the development of modules in cyber security and delivery in related areas such as artificial intelligence, data mining etc. You will contribute to the University’s ambition to achieve international recognition as a research-intensive institution and will be expected to conduct high quality research, seek external research income, encourage or facilitate commercial enterprise and supervise postgraduate research students as well contribute to wider activities of the School.

Candidates should possess a PhD or equivalent experience, ideally in computer or information science and preferably with a track record in the delivery of study modules at undergraduate and/or postgraduate level. You should be able to demonstrate a commitment to maintaining the University’s high standards in teaching and learning. Your interests will enhance inter-disciplinary aspects of the School research activity and will undoubtedly contribute to our newly formed research group in machine learning and to well established groups in autonomous systems and HCI. We are seeking a good team worker who will be able to both align with and supplement our existing research activity.

The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, ambitious institution and you will be working in the heart of a thriving, beautiful, safe and friendly city. The School provides a stimulating environment for academic research, and is located on the picturesque waterfront campus in the vibrant city of Lincoln. In 2017 we will move into new, purpose built facilities.

If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please contact Dr Kevin Jacques, Acting Head of School (kjacques@lincoln.ac.uk).

To apply online, please visit our website at http://jobs.lincoln.ac.uk/

If you have any queries please email jobs@lincoln.ac.uk or telephone 01522 886 775. Please quote the job reference number and title in all correspondence.

Closing date: 1st November 2016

As a member of the Athena SWAN Charter we are committed to advancing gender equality in STEM, therefore female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

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